Metallurg had shutout win over Salavat Yulaev in Ufa
UFA, 8 October 2019. /Bashinform News Agency/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
Hockey players of the Salavat Yulaev club continued their next series in Ufa with a match with their closest neighbors.
The Metallurg team arrived in the capital of Bashkiria after the home defeat from Torpedo in shootouts. A large army of fans came to support the "steelworkers" on Ufa ice. In the first two periods, Salavat Yulaev gave the initiative to the guests: one goal in each twenty-minute period, Juha Metsola and his partners missed having allowed Ilya Vorobyov's players to get a double advantage. Denis Parshin and Roman Lyubimov scored. The permanent leader of the guests, Sergey Mozyakin, scored two points.
Salavat Yulaev did not manage to regain the initiative in the third period. A mistake in the neutral zone and the puck after a hit by Bogdan Potekhin flies behind the back of the Finnish goalkeeper of the Ufa team — 0: 3. Thus, the team of Nikolai Tsulygin is defeated after two victories on the home ice.
Salavat Yulaev will play the next match against Barys at the “Ufa-Arena” on October 9.