Anže and Gašper again in action for national team
Slovenian national ice-hockey team will participate on the Euro Ice Hockey Challenger in Lyon, France next week. The Lynx with Anže and his brother Gašper will play against France, Denmark and Latvia.
Slovenian national ice-hockey team will participate on a strong December's EIHC in Lyon, France. France, Latvia, Denmark and Slovenia are the participants.
Slovenia with Matjaž Kopitar behind the bench, will play first two games in Palais des Sports de Gerland Arena (4.550 seats), while the last game will be played in Chalermange Arena (3.175 seats). Our team will not participate in the strongest lineup. A lot of the players are missing, players from EBEL, DEL and italian Serie A are not able to join the team because their leagues don't have an international break.
Thursday, 13th of Dec, 20h: Slovenia - France
Friday, 14th of Dec, 15h: Slovenia - Danmark
Saturday, 15th of Dec, 15h: Slovenia - Latvia
Slovenian ice-hockey national team for EIHC in Lyon:
- goalies: Gašper Krošelj (Harlev), Matija Pintarič (Olofströms), Jure Pavlič (HD mladi Jesenice);
- defensmans: Blaž Gregorc (Odensee), Žiga Pavlin (Troja Ljungby), Andrej Tavželj (Rouen); Sabahudin Kovačević (Poprad), Maks Selan (Caen), Jakob Milovanović (Briancon), Matic Podlipnik (Dukla Jihlava), Aleksandar Magovac (Zell am See);
- forwards: Anže Kopitar (Mora), Gašper Kopitar (Mora), Žiga Jeglič (Sodertälje), Boštjan Goličič (Briancon), Luka Bašić (Amiens), Rok Leber (Pantern), Matic Kralj (Villard de Lans); Jure Dolinšek (Feldkirch), Anže Kuralt (Triglav), Urban Sodja (HD mladi Jesenice), Črt Snoj (Slavija), Jan Berčič (Triglav).