In hockey club «the Tractor» has replaced the head coach
The head coach of the Chelyabinsk club Continental hockey League «Tractor» Peteris Skudra dismissed. About it reports a press-service of the club.
As stated by the General Director of club Boris Vidgof, the management took this decision because of poor athletic performance. «At the end of 27 matches Traktor is out of the playoffs,» said he.
The new coach will be Vladimir yurzinov Jr., the agreement will be signed in the coming days. His candidacy was supported by the club President, the Governor of Chelyabinsk region Alexey Teksler.
November 2, the team lost «Motorist» with the score 3:5. The second full-time teams in the regular championship KHL season-2019/20 was held in Chelyabinsk. The first game took place on 7 October in Yekaterinburg ended with the score 3:0 in advantage «the Motorist».
At the moment the Chelyabinsk club takes the 11th place in the Eastern conference with 22 points.
Skudra was appointed head coach of the club on 19 April, signing a one-year contract. From 2013 to 2018, he headed the Nizhny Novgorod «torpedo».