UFA, 31 October 2017. /Bashinform News Agency, Natalia Ovcharuk/. A match on the Vladivostok ice between the local Admiral and HC Salavat Yulaev (Ufa) began inconsistently. In the first period opponents did not find any weak points in each other. And after the break, the Admiral team literally shot the Salavat Yulaev goalkeeper Andrei Kareev, who missed three consecutive goals. Forwards Vladimir Tkachev, Dmitry Sayustov and Nazir Gichibekov scored the goals. The latter earned his first point in the KHL. It is worth noting that the two goals, Admiral scored in the powerplay.
The Salavat Yulaev coaching staff decided not to wait for a crushing score and replaced Kareev with Scrivens. The Ufa team continued to attack the net of the hosts, but goalkeeper Ivan Nalimov was safe - 3: 0.
The Salavat Yulaev head coach Erkka Westerlund had a serious conversation in the locker room and set a task to throw more often. Three minutes after the start of the third period, the Salavat Yulaev scored one puck, but in return received two more — 5: 1. The double was performed by Sayustov.
HC Salavat Yulaev goes to China to meet with the Kunlun Red Star club. The game will be held on November 2.