Coach Choi Kang-hee, who took the helm of Shandong Taishan, a Chinese professional football team, conducted the first training session.
The Shandong club announced on the 18th that coach Choi had a meeting with the players and conducted training for the first time through the homepage. 안전놀이터
Coach Choi, who shook hands with world-class midfielder Marouane Fellaini and other players in turn, watched the training with coach Kim Hyun-min, who has been with him since the Jeonbuk Hyundai era.
Meanwhile, South Korean national team midfielder Son Jun-ho, who belongs to Shandong, was detained on the 12th and is being investigated by the public security on charges of ‘bribing non-state officials’.
Coach Choi was appointed as the head coach of Shandong in a tumultuous atmosphere where former coaches and key players were arrested by the public security.
Shandong only recorded 1 win, 4 draws and 2 losses (7 points) in the opening 7 matches, remaining in 11th place among 16 teams in the Super League.