The change of coach at EHC Kloten remained without effect. Two days after the leave of absence of André Rötheli, the Zurich lost among countries in Langenthal the fifth game of the Playoff quarter final series of the Swiss League with 1:4 and from a divorce. After the 0:6-home debacle on Friday, the Klotener organisers were left with the consequences and replaced Rötheli by a Trio. However, with head of sports, Felix Hollenstein, assistant coach, I want Walt to Immonen and media chief and team Manager Beat Equilino to the gang Kloten not made in Langenthal the Turnaround.
on Saturday in game 4, as it was said already in the first intermission, 5:0 for Langenthal, suffered by the guests in the Oberaargau a cold start. After only 38 seconds Kloten was after an own goal by Goalie Andrin Seifert behind. After 73 seconds, the Canadians Pascal rose Pelletier for Langenthal 2:0. Thereafter, the Klotener knew to increase, the early Playoff-Out, it was not Avert in spite of chance plus but.
Therefore, the once-proud EHC needs Kloten 312 days after relegation from the National League again on the books. On paper, the Zurich were the best Team in the Swiss League, you must however, allow for the accused to be in the decisive Phase of the championship not have been ready.
Since the turn of the year, Kloten form curve showed a sharp downward movement. The Defensive stability was absent, and also in the offensive game of the five times that was Swiss champion least some miss. With only five goals in five Playoff games, a utopian. The 1:3 from Dominik Egli on Sunday a good three minutes before the break was in the series against Langenthal in the 24. Calls the only Powerplaytor. Of the foreigners, none of them met in the Playoffs.
Langenthal lost the first game of the series, was not, however, from the concept, and occurred despite the loss of star striker Stefan Tschannen as a closed unit.
In the semi-finals of the upper Aargau now meet either qualification the winner of La Chaux-de-Fonds, or in Olten (3rd). This depends on who is in the last quarter-final series between Ajoie (2.) and Thurgau (7.) . Ajoie struggled on Sunday after a 1:2 residue to a 3:2 home win after extra time and leads in the series with 3:2. (sda)
Created: 03.03.2019, 20:58 PM