“Before SKA, as always, are high sports goals. Unfortunately, the previous season remained unfinished, although the team was in good form and claimed the victory. Next year, I hope we will be able to continue and successfully finish the job, – quotes the press service of the SKA the words of Valery Bragin. – In the offseason we seriously rejuvenated the squad, will continue to pursue a policy of developing young players. Now SKA is built right vertical, which allows us to bring the youth to the KHL without losing the result.”

earlier, Bragin was appointed senior coach of SKA.

In the leadership of the SKA said that the club needs to dominate his opponent throughout the match, the team must exert constant pressure on the opponent to control the puck. And Valery Bragin, having a huge experience of work with young and experienced hockey players, knows most of the players playing at the club.

“the Contract of head-coach Valery Bragin is calculated on two years, our main goal is to win at the Olympics in Beijing,” – said Vice-President of SKA Roman Rotenberg, who is also the head of staff of Russian national team and the first Vice-President of the FHR.