Salavat Yulaev forward Amirov was recognized as best player of Russian national team in match with Sweden
On the night of December 31 in Edmonton, the Russian national team defeated the Swedish national team (4:3 OT) in the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship match.
As part of our team Rodion Amirov, the forward of the Ufa hockey club Salavat Yulaev was recognized as the best player.
The 19-year-old hockey player scored a goal and made two assists. Amirov scored 6 (2 + 4) points in four games at the tournament. It should be added that the judges canceled one goal of Amirov.
The Swedes have recognized the striker Elmer Söderblom as the best.
Earlier, the Bashinform News Agency reported that the goal of the forward of HC Salavat Yulaev Amirov helped the Russian national team to reach the quarterfinals.