Oleg Snarkpit: Alexey kudenko / RIA Novosti
Honored coach of Russia Oleg Znarok will become the main consultant of staff of the Russian team. About it reports “Kommersant”.
According to the publication, the specialist will supervise the preparation of the national teams of all ages. On the appointment will be announced after the ceremony in the Kremlin, where President Vladimir Putin awarded orders of Friendship functionaries and coaches for preparing the athletes for the Olympic games 2018 in Pyeongchang.
Information was confirmed by the first Vice-President of Federation of hockey of Russia Roman Rotenberg. “Snarky coaching experience, obtained while working in the NHL and at major international tournaments, will help young players and coaches in the preparation, adaptation in teams, will promote them to a new level,” he said.
The last place of work was snarky SKA St. Petersburg. Under his leadership the club won the Gagarin Cup, became the champion of Russia and winner of the Cup of Continent. From April 2018 Znarok does not work in Russian national team, which led to the victory at the Olympic games in 2018 and two world Championships.
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