Oleg Znarok has headed Russian national ice hockey team
For the second time, Oleg Znarok has been appointed head coach of the Russian men's national ice hockey team. The specialist will prepare the national team for the Beijing Winter Olympics, which will be held in February 2022.
The coach of the St. Petersburg SKA, Valery Bragin, and one of the most productive defenders in the history of the NHL, Sergey Zubov, were also included in the national team's coaching staff.
The Russian Ice Hockey Federation has published the group stage matches of the 2022 Olympics. Russia will play on February 9 with Switzerland, on February 11 — with Denmark, on February 12 — with the Czech Republic.