15 January 2016, Friday, 12:36

HC Salavat Yulaev will try to repeat the Belarusian scenario


UFA, 15 January 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Dmitry Slezin/. On Friday, January 15, the next match of the eighth championship of the Kontinental Hockey League will be held in Ufa. HC Salavat Yulaev will play with HC Dynamo (Minsk).

The Ufa team confidently won in the first match of the season in Minsk — 5: 1.

Now, the team of Belarus is committed to the playoffs, having gained 68 points after 48 games. This is the tenth result in the "West" conference.

The Ufa club is fighting for the lead in the Chernyshev division with 84 points in 49 games.

Both teams lost in the last matches. The Ufa players were beaten by Torpedo (Nizhny Novgorod) on the home ice — 1: 3, and the Minsk club received five goals in their net from HC Metallurg in Magnitogorsk — 1: 5.

The match on the "Ufa-Arena" traditionally starts at 7 pm local time.