The first roster for WC goalkeeper - Alexander Georgiev (Rangers); defenders - Artem Zub, Dinar Khafizullin, Vladislav Gavrikov (all - SKA), Artem Sergeev (“Salavat Yulaev”), Ilya Lyubushkin (“Arizona”), Yegor Yakovlev (“New Jersey”), Ivan Provorov (“Philadelphia”); forwards - Ilya Kovalchuk (“Los Angeles”), Vladislav Namestnikov (“Rangers”), Artem Anisimov (“Chicago”), Yevgeny Dadonov (“Florida”), Alexander Burmistrov, Vladimir Tkachev (both - “Salavat Yulaev”), Nikita Gusev, Sergey Plotnikov, Nail Yakupov, Alexander Barabanov (all - SKA). Defender Ivan Provorov will join the national team after he signs a new contract with the club. Yevgeny Dadonov has a minor injury. To come to the national team, he must receive permission from the club after the restoration. Artem Anisimov will arrive at the location of the national team on April 26.