"Minatsu Murase back in AIK: ”He tends to be with often”"
"In October 2018 was the landslagsmeriterade goalkeeper Minatsu Murase, 23, and Luleåforwarden Robin Kovács, 22, parents."
"In connection with the pregnancy and her new role in life took Murase a break from hockey - but now she's back."
"– Mentally, it was mixed feelings. It was unnerving, but above all it was fun, " she says to Sportbladet."
"On January 3, landed Minatsu Murase in Stockholm and AIK after a period of maternity leave. 13 February, playoffs in the SDHL."
"do you Feel ready to go into a playoff?"
"– Yes, right now, I work out with the team and if everything goes as it should I will play also."
"After a thrilling resolution, it was last week clear which eight teams will be fighting for the gold medal in the SDHL. AIK trick the last slutspelsplatsen, and in the quarterfinals they meet seriesegrarna Luleå."
"Murase lived in Luleå together with Kovács during the pregnancy and when she gave birth to her son Caspian."
"How have you solved the boendefrågan now?"
"– I and Caspian has lived at home with my dad here in Stockholm and have been a little bit back and forth between Stockholm and Luleå and it has worked well. It goes smoothly with the flight."
"Has Caspian been able to be with you on the job?"
"– Yes, he tend to be with often. It is probably for the best with everything."
"Looking forward to the challenge."
"How does it feel that you meet the right Luleå?"
"– It feels funny. It is a good team, so it will be a challenge, but it is just fun. Then, I get to play a bit at home all the time."
"What do you think about your chances?"
" I think we have a chance. We have to obviously play our best, and I have to play my best. The last game we met them in the series we lost in the extension, so it was no huge loss. It can go in any direction now in the playoffs, as is common in ice hockey."
"SDHL season begins Wednesday, February 13."