13 Salavat Yulaev hockey players are included in injured list
Salavat Yulaev hockey club included 13 players in the list of injured players. The information is posted on the official website of the Kontinental Hockey League.
In particular, ten forwards (Danil Bashkirov, Eduard Gimatov, Markus Granlund, Vladimir Zharkov, Alexander Kadeikin, Vladislav Kartaev, Vyacheslav Solodukhin, Yegor Suchkov, Teemu Hartikainen, and Petr Khokhryakov), two defenders (Grigory Panin and Pavel Koledov) were injured on September 28 and goalkeeper Juha Metsola.
Philip Larsen was not on the list of injured. The Danish defender of Salavat Yulaev missed the start of the season due to his illness. According to representatives of the Bashkir team, the player's diagnosis is not related to the coronavirus pandemic.
On September 22, the general director of Salavat Yulaev, Alexander Kurnosov, made an official statement about the first positive test results for COVID-19 at the club. The list of infected also included the head coach of the team Tomi Lamsa. Viktor Kozlov currently performs his duties. Under his leadership, the Ufa team lost to HC Sochi (2: 3) and won over Traktor (3: 1) and Vityaz (6: 5).