Juha Metsola and Linus Omark changed their roles at KHL All-Star Game in Moscow
UFA, 20 January 2020. /Bashinform News Agency/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
The week of hockey stars 2020 ended in Moscow with the KHL All-Star Game. Three players of the Ufa club Salavat Yulaev — Linus Omark, Juha Metsola, and Nikita Soshnikov played in the Chernyshev Division. In the semifinals, hockey players in blue uniform lost to Bobrov's team with a score of 7: 4.
Then, in the confrontation for third place in the All-Star Game at the VTB Arena Linus Omark changed his position and replaced the goalkeeper, and Juha Metsola took off his shields, handed the trapper and goalkeeper helmet to the Swedish striker. Linus Omark missed a lot but was able to help the Chernyshev team win third place in the match against Kharlamov's players. The latter lost in the shootout — 9: 8.