at the same time, it has happened to something that is large and serious. We need to obviously sit down and watch.
" this is a failure, and a tough situation. We must stand tall and say.
Landslagschefen Olof Östblom trying to collect my thoughts, and to understand what it is that has gone wrong with the american damhockey.
"It is extremely unfortunate that this happens, while it happens much positive in the other direction and the edges of the girl - and damhockeyvärlden," says Olof Östblom and thinking, among other things, on the huge increase of young girls who start playing hockey.
– But how we shall take this further is too early to say now.
in the Finnish Espoo, just over a mile from Helsinki, and gone out in the rain that has fallen outside the hall since the Swedish ödesmatch against Japan began.
Olof Östblom, who once was the assistant manager, is direct and clear when he faced journalists on the spot but of course the disappointment was great.
On the question of the degradation to B-CUP can be a blessing in disguise in the form of an if - and a new start for the Swedish damhockey he shakes his head.
" We have good generations at the time, which is not yet really ready to take on a larger role in the Indoor. But it can never be positive that the fall out from an a-CUP, " he says.
was the head coach Ylva Martinsens first tournament as a head coach. Her contract also expires next season, and Olof Östblom give her their support.
I personally have a lot of confidence for Ylva (Martinsen). She has embarked on a journey, " says Olof Östblom.
– But ultimately it is a decision for the board of directors. It is the one that appoints and dismisses förbundskaptenerna for our seniorlandslag and the J20 national team.
ahead of this year's world CUP tournament has been special. And with that the CHAMPIONSHIP-the playoffs were expanded to best-of-five matches in both the quarterfinals, semifinals as the final, this was the playoffs and the substantial extract.
When the players whose teams were eliminated already in the quarter-finals came to the world CUP-the collection was the matchotränade after a month and a half without a match.
the Collection was also short.
Martinsens desire to collect the eliminated players to a camp in common with the collections of the Three Crowns has before the world CUP was rejected due to cost reasons.
– The analysis is jättesvår to do. We have a system in Sweden where we primarily conduct business in the klubblagen. It is a system that I believe in and that we are good at, " says Olof Östblom.
– SDHL's absolute preference is to play five matches, and we had a fantastic playoff season, which was a boost for the Swedish damhockey nationally.