Tipsport Extraliga’s newcomer, HK Spišská Nová Ves, defeated Dukla Trenčín 5: 2 on Friday, deciding the victory with three goals in the last period.
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HK Spisska Nova Ves – HK Dukla Trencin 5: 2 (0: 1, 2: 1, 3: 0)
Goals: 21. Černý (Atwal), 27. Chovan (Černý, Kuru), 42. Česánek (Džugan, 54. Kuru, 57. Halama – 2. Minárik, 37. Paukouček (Mykiska, Kudla).
They made decisions: Tolerated, Trip – Stanzel, Bogdan, exclusion: 7:6, power cords: 0:1, weakening: 0:0, 1000 spectators
Ves: Melicherčík – Atwal, Romaňák, Grec, Ordzovenský, Petgrave, Malina, Česánek, Chovan – Černý, Hamráček, Tyczynskí – Giľák, Olejník, Tomala – Ščurko, Kuru, Štrauch – Vrábeľ, Džugan, Halama
Trenčín: Valent – Lemcke, Crinon, Stránský, Urban, Mayor, Kudla, Nemčík, E. Švec – J. Švec, Tybor, Bezúch – Krajčovič, Minárik, Valach – Mikyska, Honzek, Beták – Krajč, Rehuš, Paukovček
The home side put themselves ahead 1 – 0 after 2 minutes courtesy of a breakthrough from Minárik, who, unaided, came in from the right wing hooking the ball over the visitors’ keeper. After the goal, the home team took the initiative, worked out a good chance, but the goalkeeper Valent was attentive.
The second period started with a home power play, which they did not use, and after that Černý equalized to 1: 1 after Atwal’s pass. In the 30th minute, the guests had the opportunity to use the power play by two players for 101 seconds, but they did not score. Paukovček managed to equalize from another power play. The game hardened and increased on both sides.
At the beginning of the third period, the home team scored the leading goal. With a bad pass, the home team seized the puck and Kuru took the opportunity to offer it. With 4 minutes played, the visitors could have drawn level after Halama came through the middle, but his kick went wide.
Miroslav Mosnár, coach of Spišská Nová Ves: “The players were determined from the beginning to have a balanced fight with a tough opponent. We were worried that the second third from 2: 1 kicked us into the game we said before the match. It took longer for the boys to realize that Trenčín is to another lucky. The guests threw away their opportunities for our luck. We still have to work on the game discipline. ”
Ján Pardavý, coach of Trenčín: “We had a good start, then we started kicking defects in the defense. After the equalizing goal and then after the leading goal of the home team, our players showed indecision. It was our worst performance this season.”