"We make a good first period, but then we go down ourselves," said the Swedish tvåmålsskytten Rasmus Sandin to SVT.
It was a decimated Swedish team, which skrinnade out on the JVM-ice in Victoria to play the final round.
In connection with the heating a few hours before the match, came the news that four players Philip Broberg, Adam Ginning, Philip Sveningsson and Rickard Stab had been hit by the stomach bug and thus would miss the match against Kazakhstan.
When the team was presented it showed that even Johan Södergran was missing due to sickness.
in Addition, both the assistant coach Joel Rönnmark and videocoachen Adam Almqvist Andersson ill.
therefore to the game with only five defensemen and ten forwards, but luckily it was the group's worst team Kazakhstan, which accounted for the opposition in the last round.
It did that there was enough of ten Swedish players to Juniorkronorna would take fourth straight victory in this year's regular season tournament, although the Swedish game was not at its peak during large parts of the match.
the Victory was very important because it meant that Sweden won the group.
the Victory also meant that Sweden extended the supersviten which is now in 48 straight group matches in the JVM without loss.
with The gruppsegern, Sweden in Wednesday's quarterfinals will be against Switzerland, which finished fourth in the other group.
Until then, however, Sweden have been back a few players, otherwise it can be tough for Juniorkronorna to get to the semifinals.
it was enough with a really good Swedish period to secure the victory.
The Swedish juniors put the maximum speed from the start, and when the first period was over, Sweden was in the lead with 3-0.
Juniorkronornas leading scorer Emil Bemström was the player that launched the målskyttet when he in the end of the eighth minute gave Sweden the lead after an opening pass from Oskar Creek.
Five minutes later increased the Rasmus Sandin, who made a really good match, on the Swedish lead to 2-0.
"It was nice to pop målnollan in this tournament," said hill Rasmus Sandin to SVT.
the Hill Nils Lundkvist broke his målnolla when he scored the 3-0 goal with barely two minutes left of the period.
the goal guarded by Olle Eriksson Ek, who thus made his first regular season match.
When Olle had a very quiet day on the job in the first period, in which Sweden won the skottstatistiken with 24-1, did he at least work somewhat harder in the second period.
the Actress dropped the quality considerably in the second period. The fine English game from the first period was gone, and the period ended goalless.
"It was a little too much hawaiihockey," said forward David Gustafsson to the SVT.
The Swedish game, in fact, he has not worked during the JVM, and when Kazakhstan got to play with a man more in the middle of the third period, they could reduce to 3-1.
then, When Kazakhstan, a few minutes later got the chance to play with two more created a certain tension, but a few more goals would not Olle Eriksson Ek drop in.
instead, could the Rasmus Sandin determine the end result to 4-1 when he slutminuten scored his second goal.
"I feel healthy, and trying to keep me away from the sick," says Rasmus Sandin.
" Now, I hope that the other gets better