The coach of the Russian national team Sergei Fedorov shared his opinion on the cancellation of the control match against Latvia.
“I think the cancellation of the game is not a disaster, not a problem. Two-way matches are exactly what you need. There were even judges from the coaching staff, ”TASS quoted Fedorov as saying.
Earlier, the manager of the Russian national team Ilya Kovalchuk said thatThe organizers canceled the test match against Latvia through no fault of the Russian team.
The men’s hockey tournament will start on February 9th. The Russian national team in the group stage will play with Switzerland (February 9), Denmark (February 11) and the Czech Republic (February 12).