The squad, the Söderholm on Monday for the first preparatory week with games in Chomutov against the Czech Republic on Thursday and Friday nominized, from Ex-NHL striker Dominik Kahun.
For the 2018 Olympic Silver Medel Winner, the season in Switzerland with the SC Bern has already ended. A large part of the national player and the final World Cup squad, on the other hand, is still bound in the del, in Sweden and the North American profile.
In Kahun and the Ingolstadt Fabio Wagner and Daniel Pietta are currently only three players from the Olympic bid in the squad. Also from the team, which was in the past year World Cup fourth in Riga, only three players are currently already there.
In the coming weeks, until the World Cup (13 to 29 May) are still testing against Switzerland (21./23 April), Slovakia (29/30. April) and Austria (May 8).
Finnish coaching team
In his coaching team, Söderholm builds mainly on Finnish compatriots. As assistants, Petteri Väkiparta should support the national coach from the second division of Lausitzer Füchse and Raimo Helminen. As a goalkeeper coach, as last year Ilpo Kauhan is there.