Tomi Lamsa has extended his contract with HC Salavat Yulaev as head coach
Before starting the fourth "green derby" in the current regular season of the KHL, the Ufa club "Salavat Yulaev" extended its contract with Tomi Lamsa. The Finnish specialist will remain the head coach of the Bashkir team for one more season, the press service of Salavat Yulaev informs.
"I am satisfied; it was very easy to make a decision. Working at Salavat Yulaev is already a great honor. Ufa has great fans, a great team, excellent organization, and good coaching staff," Tomi Lamsa said.
According to the coach of Salavat Yulaev, he managed to bring his vision of hockey into the team's game, but it should make progress every day. The main goal that he sets for himself and his trainees is to win the Gagarin Cup.
Born on 16.09.1979 in Lahti (Finland)
Kiekkoreipas U-18 (Finland, 1993-1997), Pelicans U-20 (Finland, 1997/98, 1999/00), HPK U-20 (Finland, 1998/99), HeKi (Finland, 2000- 2002). Position: forward.
2008/09 — Kiekkoreipas U-18 (coach)
2010/11 — Pelicans U-20 (coach)
2011/12 — Jokerit (assistant coach)
2012 — junior national team of Finland
2012-2014 — Jokerit (coach)
2014/15 — Pelicans (coach)
Since 2017 – a member of the Salavat Yulaev coaching staff.
Since 2020 — head coach of HC Salavat Yulaev.