Traktor fired the sports development director who was detained in the drug case.
According to 74.ru, the former Traktor captain Alexander Shinin was detained in a drug case. According to preliminary data, several grams of mephedrone were confiscated from him.
The functionality of Shinin in Traktor until the end of the search for a new specialist will be temporarily taken over by the club’s general manager Alexei Volkov.
Shinin is a graduate of Chelyabinsk hockey. He ended his career in 2019. The defender played for Traktor, Mechel and Severstal.
“Today it became known about the situation involving Alexander Shinin. Investigations are underway, the further progress of which will be reported in official sources.
Traktor has decided to terminate cooperation with the specialist, ”says the website of the Fonbet Club of the KHL Championship.