2020 Channel One Cup. Sweden - Russia

The senior Russian national team will face Sweden in the first match of the 2020 Channel One Cup at 19:30 local time on December 17 at the Legends Park in Moscow.

Yesterday, our players trained in these following groups and lines:

Goalkeepers: Samonov, Fedotov, Tarasov.

Group 1

Whites: Rafikov, A. Marchenko - Tkachyov, Shipachyov, Chibisov
Blues: Galenyuk, Ozhiganov - Kuzmenko, Morozov, Burdasov
Reds: Lyamkin, Yudin - Soshnikov, Zernov, Korshkov
Greens: Yakovlev, Antipin - Mamin, Karnaukhov, Voronkov

Group 2

Samorukov, Minulin - K. Marchenko, Kadeikin, Tolchinsky

As for Sweden, head coach Johan Garpenlov has named a squad consisting of only KHL players with the exception of forwards Emil Pettersson (Vaxjo Lakers), Andreas Wingerli (Skelleftea AIK), Jesper Froden (Skelleftea AIK), Emil Larsson (Orebro), Jonatan Berggren (Skelleftea AIK) and Fredrik Karlstrom (Vaxjo Lakers).

The Channel One Cup forms the second stage of the 2020/2021 Euro Hockey Tour competition. Russia previously won all three games of the Karjala Cup in November.

The match is scheduled to begin at 19:30 local time. Match TV will provide a live television broadcast in Russia, whereas you can catch text updates on our official Twitter account worldwide.

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