Alexander Kozhevnikova: Alexander Natruskin / RIA Novosti
Double Olympic champion Alexander Kozhevnikov commented on the victory of Russia over team USA in the quarterfinal match of the world hockey championship. His words leads “CHempionata”.
Kozhevnikov called disturbing note that the Russian team missed a counterattack. He noted that this led to a tense ending, and warned the team before the semifinal match. “If similar mistakes in the game with the Finns will get much easier,” — said the hockey player.
According to the Olympic champion, the national team of Russia it is necessary to think about the next opponent — the national team of Finland, adding that the overall team performance it was.
May 23, the Russian team defeated the national team of the USA in the quarterfinal match at the world Cup. The meeting ended with the score 4:3.
In the semifinals, the Russians will meet with the Finns. The match will take place on may 25 and will start at 16:15 Moscow time. In the second semifinal, which will also be held on may 25, the Czechs will meet with Canadians (20:15 Moscow time).
Video, photo All from Russia.