Updated at 13:48,15-08-2017

Hanlon cancels contract with Team Belarus to take charge of Switzerland

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The Canadian coach officially becomes chief manager of Switzerland national ice hockey team, Pressball reports.

Hanlon headed Belarus national team that took the 7th place at the recent world championship. Information about his plan to become Switzerland national team’s chief manager appeared before Belarus-Switzerland match. By the way, Belarusians won that match.

Glen Hanlon explained the cancellation of his two-year contract with the Belarusian Hockey Federation by family circumstances – ‘it is hard to bring up children always being away’, by.tribuna.com reports.