Director Choi Kang-hee of ‘Kanghee the Great’ leads China’s Shandong with match-fixing gossip￼
Coach Choi Kang-hee of ‘Kanghee the Great’ takes the helm of Shandong Luneng Taishan in the Chinese professional football super league, which has been in the limelight for match-fixing charges.
On the afternoon of the 16th, the Shandong club officially announced the appointment of head coach Choi Kang-hee. The terms and conditions of the contract were not disclosed.
The club said, “Coach Kang-hee 토토사이트, Choi served as the head coach of the Korean national team, Jeonbuk Hyundai, Dalian Yifang, Shanghai Shenhua, etc.” ” he introduced.
Prior to this, China’s Sina.com reported, “There is a high possibility that the Shandong club will entrust coach Choi Kang-hee with the baton instead of coach Hao-wei, who was detained for misconduct.”
Shandong’s head coach, Hao Wei, is under investigation by the Chinese police for match fixing. Head coach Fabio is acting as head coach. Head coach Fabio from Brazil has a relationship with Jeonbuk coach Choi Kang-hee in the past.
Because the team atmosphere is messy, the team performance cannot be good. With 1 win, 4 draws, 2 losses and 7 points, they are in 11th place among 16 teams in the first division.
National team midfielder Son Jun-ho, who plays for Shandong, has also been detained and is under investigation by the Chinese police. China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced in a regular briefing that Son Jun-ho was detained for criminal charges of “bribing non-state actors.” In China, this crime is applied when a player receives money or valuables after receiving an unfair request related to a game.
Regarding this, Son Jun-ho’s agent said, “As a result of checking with the Korean consul during the week, Son Jun-ho is being investigated for bribery charges, not match-fixing.”