Lamsa, Granlund, and Bashkirov: coronavirus detected in HC Salavat Yulaev
Salavat Yulaev hockey club tested the players and the coaching staff for the new coronavirus infection after visiting Kazan and Mytishchi. Three representatives of the Bashkir team had a positive result: the head coach Tomi Lamsa, forwards Markus Granlund and Danila Bashkirov.
“The coach and players are sent for additional testing to confirm the diagnosis. Everybody feels normal; no symptoms are observed. Lamsa, Granlund, and Bashkirov are now isolated. The coaching staff, temporarily headed by Viktor Kozlov, continues to work on preparations for the match with Sochi,” the general director of Salavat Yulaev Alexander Kurnosov commented on the issue.
The match between HC Salavat Yulaev and HC Sochi will take place at the Ufa-Arena on September 22. The beginning is at 7.00 pm Ufa time.