“A new match awaits us, a new day. We owe it to everyone in Slovak hockey to win the duel with the Latvians.” These were the words of Ivan Feneš, coach of the Slovakian hockey team, after the 1:11 loss to Canada, the highest in Slovakia’s history of the U20 World Cup. Only 24 hours passed and the Slovaks were waiting for a key match against Latvia, which also did not score a point in the opening two duels. The Slovaks were the favorites, but the opponent was more at ease, because they lost to Canada only 2:5 and, moreover, had a rest day for good. After a terrible performance with Canada, he spoke in the booth This article is exclusive content for Denník N subscribers. Are you a subscriber? Log in
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