Ak Bars − Neftekhimik. Game preview
On September 19, Ak Bars will play the first derby of the season – «Neftekhimik» (Nizhnekamsk) will come to Tatneft Arena, the game starts at 7:30 p.m.
«Neftekhimik» had a good start of 2019/2020 KHL season – team coached by Vyacheslav Butsaev scored in the games against CSKA (2:3 OT), Dinamo (Minsk) (4:2), Dinamo (Riga) (4:0) and «Metallurg» (3:0). Now they are 7th in the Eastern Conference standing. Before the match in Kazan they had two loses in the away games against «Avtomobilist« (3:5) and «Torpedo» (0:3).
Ak bars continued the winning streak with the game against «Severstal» – goals of Igor Ozhiganov, Artyom Galimov, Patrice Cormier and Stanislav Galiev added 2 points to Kazan team. The game ending was tough, Dmitry Kvartalnov noted at the press-conference, that the team should keep firm till the final. Ak Bars has 8 points after 5 games, and 5th position in the Eastern Conference standing.
Ak Bars – Neftekhimik match will be held on September 19 at Tatneft Arena at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are available at: tna-tickets.ru, Tatneft Arena ticket offices and Kassir.ru.