Sarmatians will play with Loko-76 in the regular MHL championship. On whose side will luck turn out to be?
The previous opponent of "Sarmatians" was "Chaika", which in the first match acted very powerfully and was able to achieve a victory with a score of 7-1. In the second, the "Sarmatians" also turned on, but they still could not catch on to the points, losing 1-2. This defeat was the fourth in a row, and before the losses there was a series of three victories. "Sarmatians" will no longer be able to interfere in the fight for the playoffs, lagging behind the eighth position by 13 points.
But Loko-76 is competing for the playoffs, but it's hard to say whether it will be able to achieve its goal, since it stumbles too often. Before the "Sarmatians" Loko-76 was opposed by Ladya, which is one of the main competitors in the fight for a place in the top 8. In the second match, the Railwaymen lost in overtime (1-2), and in the first in regular time, but also with a score of 1-2. In the two upcoming matches, Loko-76 needs to win, as it is still out of the playoff zone, in tenth place.
Statistics and figures:
- "Sarmatians" have 4 defeats in a row;
- Loko-76 lost in the previous two matches;
- Loko-76 is the favorite of the match.
"Loko-76" is the favorite, but on their ice, "Sarmatians" may well resist and throw at least two goals.