We will not be satisfied with the semifinals, says team coach

TORONTO. Mistakes and lack of respect for the European team in the Preliminary World Cup Championship, which resulted in a 2/6 loss in Washington, will not happen again on Sunday, according to Swedish hockey players.

In the upcoming meeting of these two selections, there will be a lot – to advance to the finals of the prestigious tournament in the Toronto Air Canada Center. “” We were surprised then, “said defender Stratman, who warned his opponents:” We have not yet done the best. ” match hockey players of Europe’s choice of Sweden overcame. video //www.youtube.com/embed/UigWUfg3SII

The European team, compiled from the players of eight countries, including the Slovak Six in the tournament, was surprised.He also won a 3-0 victory over the United States (3: 0), which was supposed to be a semifinals.

Final defeat with Canada (1: 4) hurt. “I watched the match and was amazed,” said Swedish captain Henrik Sedin.

“The Canadians have fired almost fifty times and may not have done their best, but Europeans have made many chances to score, and they’ve been a great team in the first two games,” he added. Read also: Goal met.We want to go further, says European team defensor

Whatever the shocking progress in the semifinals, determined Europeans believe they did not say the last word yet.

“We came to prove we belong here “We have done a good job yet, but we are not happy yet,” Christian Ehrhoff, a German representative in the European election, does not deny. “Every victory has gone into history, as Europe has never started in such a tournament, and maybe no more than ever. “

” No past, no future.I think doing a live presence exclusively makes you stronger, “says coach Ralph Krueger.

” Present – that’s all we have. We are grateful for this opportunity and we try to make the best of ourselves. So far, we have succeeded. “

The coach, after the unexpected penetration into the top four, feels even more hunger and increased motivation in the cabin.” Everybody wants more. We want to reach the final and on Sunday against Sweden we will fight it out of all forces. For each of these players, it would be a terrific success if they came home tomorrow, knowing they were in the top four.But he is not satisfied with that, “says Krueger before the semifinals.

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