Bandynews in Swedish media related tom Russia…
VÄNERSBORG. Valeri Grachev has been pracitising with IFK Vänersborg last weeks. There is a possibility he will be back in his former club as a player again.
- Valeri is still a high class player, of course I want him in the team, says Magnus Nordin, head coach in IFK Vänersborg to newspaper Trollhättans Tidning/ELA.
Valeri Grachev, who has been head coach in Zorkij last two years, is keen on playing for Vänersborg again. But still has no contract been signed.
- I hope everything will be solved, says Grachev.
Discussions is going on. And it seems to be only a matter of time when the veteran Valeri Grachev is back in the Swedish club as a player.
SANDVIKEN. Russian club Uralskij Trubnik is interested in several Swedish players. Last weekend has representatives for the Russian club been in Sweden for discussions. One of the players is Sandviken player Niklas Spangberg.
- It was interesting and the club seems to be very serious. I am still interested and will have further discussions, says Spangberg to “Gävle Nyhetsbyra”.
The Russians will stay in Sweden for a few days and Spangberg will have some time to decide about the offer.
- It feels great that this first contact is taken. Now I know a lot more about the club than before. I need a few more days before I can make a decision, says Spangberg.
Trubnik is also interested in VSK-player Lars Gustavsson, Vetlanda-player Stefan Sjöblad, Katrineholm-player Andreas Broberg. Trubnik was also interested in former Vodnik-player Michael Carlsson, now in VSK, but he has denied and will stay in VSK.