Ilya Vorobyevite: Grigory Sysoev / RIA Novosti
Former head coach of Russian national team Ilya Vorobiev commented on his departure from the national team. His words leads to “Sport-Express”.
Vorobyov called honor and rewarding experience working in the Russian team. He thanked the staff, team and fans. “Sport in General and coaching is a very delicate matter, sometimes change is just necessary. I’m always willing to help if my experience will need a staff. Teams I wish bright victories,” added the coach.
Vorobyov said that at the world championship in Bratislava, the Russians were expected to win. “But a medal is a medal is the third medal of the world championship for four years,” he said.
Care Vorobyov became known on 9 July. A day later, information appeared on the website of the Federation of hockey of Russia. The new coach was Alexei Kudashov.
Under the leadership of Vorobiev Russians took part in two world Championships. In 2018, the team was eliminated in the quarterfinals in 2019 won the bronze medal of the tournament.
Video, photo All from Russia.