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BUSAN, South Korea -- Recently departed Lotte manager Yang Seung-ho was arrested this week on charges of taking 100 million won in bribes while coaching Korea University's baseball team.

The Korea Times reported Yang, who led the club from 2007-2010 received the bribes from parents and coaches and noted prosecutors had been watching him since last year. He was arrested Thursday, along with Yonsei University coach Chung Jin-ho.

Speculation was rampant this week for his dismissal after it was revealed earlier that Yang hadn't stepped down voluntarily as earlier reported.

Yang has denied the charges.


 

Former Lotte Manager Yang Seung-ho Arrested


BUSAN, South Korea — Recently departed Lotte manager Yang Seung-ho was arrested this week on charges of taking 100 million won in bribes while coaching Korea University’s baseball team.

The Korea Times reported Yang, who led the club from 2007-2010 received the bribes from parents and coaches and noted prosecutors had been watching him since last year. He was arrested Thursday, along with Yonsei University coach Chung Jin-ho.

Speculation was rampant this week for his dismissal after it was revealed earlier that Yang hadn’t stepped down voluntarily as earlier reported.

Yang has denied the charges.


 

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