The HC Davos to be running a lot currently. Such as the "Tages-Anzeiger" announced, is formed, the Goalie Duo for the next season in addition to new transfer Sandro Aeschlimann from Joren van Pottelberghe. This is the HCD confirmed on Wednesday.
Van Pottelberghe, since 2016, in Davos, was loaned to Kloten for a large part of last season in the Swiss League Club. Now he has extended his contract until 2021, the North-America-plans has pushed the 21-year-old Goalie for the time being. In contrast to the other young HCD goaltender Gilles Senn, the switches definitely in the NHL organization, the New Jersey Devils. The Americans also announced on Wednesday.
A third influx from the Association?
What interested in Davos, but, above all, is the new coach of the team. On Thursday morning it is expected to give the HC Davos officially known. The most promising candidate to the Post of the head coach is the current U20 national coach Christian Wohlwend, who acts also as assistant coach of the Swiss national " A " team. The 42-year-old Engadine-it's just a formality before he becomes the official successor of Harijs Witolinsch who took the HCD after the resignation of Arno Del Curtos and the League holding coached.
Already fixed as to admit of the Association, Davos, Raeto Raffainer changes are known. The national team Director will be the new HCD-sports-in-chief. And also the successor of the for almost 20 years goalie coach Marcel Kull is likely to change by the Association to the Grisons: Peter Mettler, the Swiss national goalies for exactly two years, prior to that, he was in the same function in the EV train.
another Ex-Zug wizard
Mettler worked at the ECC with the Finns, I want Walt to Immonen, who was an assistant coach and a defender coach of the inner-Swiss. Now, the 52-Year-old from Helsinki number-1 is a candidate for the Post of assistant coach to the HCD. Here, too, there would have been a hair, a solution with an Association coach, but Tommy Albelins obligation failed on the dual mandate HCD/national team, the wish of the Swede. Albelin remains an assistant to the Swiss national team coach Patrick Fischer.
Immonen would definitely be more than just a stopgap, the Finn has made a good name as a trainer, particularly of defenders. And that is exactly what should be in the HCD one of the main tasks of the new assistant coach. Immonen was after his departure in train last in Kloten. He was assistant to the end of the season, fired head coach André Rötheli. (Tages-Anzeiger)
Created: 17.04.2019, 17:13 PM