HC Salavat Yulaev will start KHL 12th season with away match
UFA, 10 July 2019. /Bashinform News Agency/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
The Ufa “Salavat Yulaev” club will start the first match of the 12th season of the Kontinental Hockey League on the road. The meeting against the Chinese Kunlun Red Star team will take place on September 3, 2019.
According to the press service of the Chinese club, the match with the Salavat Yulaev will be held in a new arena in the city of Shenzhen. Its capacity is 18 thousand spectators.
According to preliminary data, Nikolay Tsulygin's wards will hold the first home match of the new KHL season on September 12. The Avtomobilist (Yekaterinburg) will be a possible rival.
Earlier, the Bashinform News Agency reported plans for the preparation of HC Salavat Yulaev for the season 2019/20. The Ufa team will have several away pre-season tournaments and one home tournament.