12 May 2015, Tuesday, 13:29

HC Salavat Yulaev has signed a contract with Swedish goalkeeper Niklas Svedberg


UFA, 12 May 2015. /Bashinform News Agency/. Swedish player Niklas Svedberg in the new season will play for hockey club Salavat Yulaev, according to the club's official website. 25-year-old goalkeeper has signed a contract for one year.

Svedberg has experience of playing in the NHL in the "Boston Bruins". In the 2014/2015 season he played in 18 games (two of them by zero), having scored seven wins and six defeats (one in overtime).

In the season 2012/2013 Niklas Svedberg playing for the "Boston -"Providence" in the AHL was voted the best goalkeeper of the league. Svedberg also is a champion of Sweden.