SE: ex-sports director of Tambov Khudyakov was detained on suspicion of stealing subsidies
Former sports director of Tambov Pavel Khudyakov was detained in the Moscow region. This is reported by “Sport-Express”.
According to the source, a member of the leadership of the team that played in the Russian Premier League (RPL) was taken to the investigation authorities to take appropriate action.
sources of the publication, Khudyakov, along with other leaders of “Tambov”, is suspected of embezzling subsidies that were allocated to the club by the Tambov region for several years. According to the investigation, funding from the budget amounted to about one billion rubles a year. Some of this money was appropriated by the team's management through various illegal schemes.
Tambov was disbanded following the results of the last RPL season. Due to debts, nine players remained in the team in February. Then the club received funds from the league management to continue performing and finished the season, finishing in last place in the championship.