Tinkoff-Saxo reject Bobby Julich and Daniel Healey 'firing' rumours

Both head coach Julich and head of sport science Healey are confirmed to leave the Russian team, but Tinkoff have stated that this was by 'mutual decision'

Bobby Julich at the Tinkoff-Saxo training in Gran Canarias

(Image credit: Watson)

Tinkoff-Saxo have attempted to clarify the situation over their head coach Bobby Julich and head of sport science Daniel Healey, after reports on Monday suggested that both had been fired from their roles with the WorldTour team.

The Russian outfit confirmed that the pair would be leaving the team after the conclusion of the 2015 season, but insisted in a statement that it was by "mutual decision" and that the "decision was reached amicably", contrary to some reports.

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