Brest will host Yunost-Minsk in the Extraliga regular season match. Will the hosts be able to take revenge?
Before the first match with Minsk "Youth", the team from Brest had a series of five victories, and all were won within the regular time. But it did not work out to develop a pleasant streak, the defeat was 2-3 at the end of three periods. Brest conceded first in the first period, then equalized the score, but still left with a lag in the score at the first break. In the second 20 minutes, he missed the third goal, and in the final third segment he only managed to reduce the gap to a minimum.
At the end of the year, Yunost-Minsk has difficulties with winning streaks, alternating positive results with negative ones. Victory over Brest has become very important not only from a psychological point of view, but also from the tournament, allowing us to gain a foothold in the top three. At the moment, the Minsk team has 43 points, three points behind the second-placed Neman, and four points to the leading Soligorsk Shakhtar. As for the results, Yunost-Minsk achieved two victories in the previous three games.
Statistics and figures:
- Brest lost in one of the previous six games;
- Yunost-Minsk won in two of the last three matches;
- In the previous full-time match, Yunost-Minsk won 3-2.
Brest lost in the last match, but practically did not concede in anything, so it is able to take revenge in the second meeting.