The hockey players of SŽ Olimpija won the match of the 6th round of the IceHL League. In the Tivoli Hall, where long-time captain Aleš Mušič was honored with a short ceremony before the match, they beat Fehervar 4:3 in extra time.
Even before the start of the match, they honored the long-time captain of Olimpija with a short ceremony Aleš Mušič, who decided to hang his skates on a peg. His jersey number was hung under the ceiling of the Tivoli Hall.
The Ljubljana hockey players then started the meeting under Rožnik perfectly, already in the 6th. minutes it’s from close range after a pass Chris Dodera hit Nik Simšič. When he was in the 17 minutes sent off for a foul (high stick). Anze Kuralthe offered himself to the dragons power play, which they quickly took advantage of. After a quick series of passes, the last of which was contributed by Simšič, he scored in full Rok Kapel for 2:0.
But the advantage of the Ljubljana collective quickly melted away in the second third. What’s more, the Hungarians even took the lead. First of all, it’s already in the 2nd. minutes the continuation of the backlog from the vicinity halved Natan Vertesa few minutes later he equalized from distance on the right Henrik Nilsson. Gatekeeper Anthony Morronewho made as many as 48 saves in the extraordinary match against Vienna in the previous round, had to get the puck into his own net for the third time in the 38th. minuteswhen he is after a quick pass Istvana Terbocs from about five meters away István Bartalis.
In the last third, the people of Ljubljana searched for a long time equalizing goal, but Simšič managed to force extra time, who after the action of Kapela and Dodera visiting goalkeeper Dominik Horvath beat with a shot slightly from the right side. That the victory stayed at home is in the second minutes took care of overtime Alexander Magovac. He took advantage of this one power play after being sent off for holding up with the stick Petan Alexander.
League IceHL6th round
SŽ OLYMPIA – FEHERVAR * 4:3 (2:0, 0:3, 1:0) Simšič 6., 51., Kapel 18., Magovac 62.;Vertes 22nd, Nilsson 26th, Bartalis 38. * – in overtime
INNSBRUCK – LINZ 2:5
SALZBURG – KAC ZELOVEC 4:6
VORARLBERG – BOLZANO 4:3
VIENNA – PUSTERTAL 5:2
Egg white – GRADEC 1:2