the Youth national team of Russia on hockey became the first finalist of the world championship, which takes place in the Czech Republic. In the semifinal match of the Russian hockey players defeated the national team of Sweden. The meeting ended with the score 5:4 in favour of the youth “red car.”
Opponents gave in the semi-final a real Thriller with a twisted scenario. The players of both teams in the first period, scored four goals, Russia was 3:1, but the Swedes were able to turn the game around, make a comeback and lead 4:3.
However, the Russians didn’t give up the fight until the final siren was able to re-align the position on the ice.
Yegor Sokolov goes top shelf and he nets his SECOND of the game for the @russiahockey! TIE GAME! 4-4 #WorldJuniors pic.twitter.com/1NcNO2RGEC
— IIHF (@IIHFHockey) January 4, 2020
the Authors of goals in the national team of Russia Ivan Morozov, Alexander khavanov, and Yegor Sokolov scored twice. Rivals from Scandinavia scored Samuel Vagamo, Nils Lundqvist and Rasmus Sandin, also became the author of two accurate throws.
the Main time of the match ended with the score 4:4 and it went into overtime. In extra time wards Valery Bragin was able to snatch a win in such a dramatic match with the score 5:4 to reach the final of the world youth championship. The winning shot in the asset all the same Ivan Morozov — another scorer.
Rival Russians will be determined in the other semifinal, it will play Canada and Finland.