HELSINKI, 8 November. /TASS/. The goalkeeper Omsk “Avant-guard” Igor Bobkov from the first minute will protect against the national team of Russia on hockey in the second match of the Karjala Cup with team Sweden. About it to journalists on Friday said the head coach of the Russian national team Alexei Kudashov.
The meeting of the first tournament between the teams of Russia and Sweden will be held in Helsinki on 9 November. In the first match of team Russia lost to team of Finland with the score 3:4. On 10 November the Russians will meet with the Czechs.
“The Swedes will play Bobkov,” said Kudashov.
Bobkov 28 years, on account of his one match for the national team of Russia. In this regular championship of the Continental hockey League Bobkov played 18 games and conceded 33 goals, and played twice “to zero”.