If the figure Zirnis Karlis in the coaching of the national team flashes constantly and since Ted Nolan, the invitation of Geert Ankipans unexpected decision Beresneva. Currently Ankipans performs the functions of assistant of Peteris Skudra in Nizhny Novgorod "torpedo".

With the appointment Ankipans in the national team of Latvia has become clear that there still not going to be the previously announced Victor Ignatyev.

Goalkeeper coach the national team of Latvia remains Juris Slogans, and physical training of the players of the national team will be engaged in Crucis Vilnis, who worked this season in Togliatti "Lada" Artis Abols.

In the expanded list Beresneva now 76 players from which it will be necessary to assemble the final squad for the Moscow world Cup 2016. While the objectors are not, but certainly it is clear that once again the team will help martinis karsums, for which the season in Dynamo Moscow ended a long time ago.

Nevertheless, preliminary consent to playing for the national team during the FIFA world Cup and 2016 have produced such players as Mikelis and Krisjanis Redlichi, Lauris Darzins, Janis sprukts, zemgus Girgensons, Ronald Canines Among Gudlevskis, etc.

The preparatory phase for the coming world championship the national team of Latvia will start on March 21. Training base of the national team will become ice hall Inbox in "ābeles" piņķi Before the start of the world Cup 2016 (may 6) the national team of Latvia scheduled eight friendlies. The first will take place on 7 and 9 April on the road with the Danes.