SKA Hockey Club have signed a contract with Emil Galimov. The 27-year-old forward left Ak Bars as a free agent after spending the 2019/2020 campaign in Kazan. The deal will last for two seasons until 30 April 2022.
Emil Galimov was born on 9 May 1992 in Nizhnekamsk. He stands 187 centimeters tall and weighs 84 kilograms. In the KHL, he has played for Neftekhimik, Lokomotiv and Ak Bars. Emil participated at the 2010 World W18 Championship and has represented the senior Russian national team in Euro Hockey Challenge matches. In 433 KHL matches, Emil has registered 163 (79+84) points.