MINSK, 12 November (BelTA) – Andrei Sidorenko has been appointed head coach of HC Dinamo Minsk, BelTA learned from the press service of the team.
The Belarusian specialist replaced Canada's Gordie Dwyer.
Andrei Sidorenko has coached Belarusian hockey teams HC Tivali, Khimik-SKA, HC Gomel, Amur Khabarovsk and Spartak Moscow (Russia), and led the Polish national ice hockey team in 2005.
Andrei Sidorenko will be assisted by Andrei Kovalev, one of the best Belarusian forwards. Andrei Kovalev coached HC Dinamo Minsk before. The coaching staff will also include Dmitry Kravchenko, one of the best youth specialists in Belarus.
The Bisons will be back in action this week hosting Traktor Chelyabinsk on 12 November, Metallurg Magnitogorsk on 14 November and Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg on 16 November.More about Sport