This match between Switzerland and Latvia is the part of 2023 IIHF World Junior Championship. The match will be held at Halifax, Novascotia in Canada. This is the 18th time Canada is hosting the WJIHF Tuesday will be the moment for Switzerland and Latvia to face each other. Switzerland is passing a fabulous time in IIHF World Junior Championship. They are doing well in recent matches in which they have played with opponents.
- Date: December 27
- Time: 4 PM ET
- TV: NHL Network/TSN
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Switzerland has won 0 times and lost 4 times in the last five matches. Latvia has also won 0 times and lost 4 times in the last five games.
Switzerland broke 3-3 tie midway through the third period to give a key 4-3 win over Latvia on the previous game. Pont took a smart little pass from Kelian Fiebiger in the slot and snapped a shot past the glove of Devis Rolovs for the winning maker. After the two losses the Swiss win in the next match against Sweden. If the Finland win and Sweden would finish in second, Latvia third and Switzerland fourth, so in the cross over quarter finals and the Swiss would like play the United States on Thursday.
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Switzerland and Latvia Preview:
BIbi Torriani served as the Switzerland National team captain from 1933 to 1939. The team is popularly known as a Nati, Die, Nati,Whom has the 6 time IIHF title as a champion. Switzerland team first introduce their game against Great Britain in 1909. Though in their first match they defeated by the result 3-0. But their huge win against Yugoslavia by the result 23-0.
The coach Marcel Jennie said ” it would be tough game for us against Latvia. Latvia plays a very structured style and makes any team puzzled. Our mentality, our character were huge for our team today. Switzerland came into the game having won four of five previous meeting at the U-18 against Latvia, they only coming in their first game back in 2022.
The Latvians had a great chance to go ahead midway trough the period when Emils Veckaktins redirected a point shot, but Alessio Beglieri made a great save with left pad. They converted on a power play later on, though of the rush. The Latvian coach Jenni must have had a few sharp words for his players during the intermission, because the Swiss came out and dominated most of the middle period.
The 10th ranked Latvia team will tried their best defeated Swiss team by their excellency and approachement. The first debut of Latvia was in 1932 against Lithuania. In their first biggest win against Israel in 1993.
Latvia and Switzerland simultaneously passing a crunching time. Both of the team will tried their best to win qualify the next round. The 27 December match is equally important to Swiss team and Latvia team. The tactic of the match truly depends on the method of the two tams coach. Swiss coach is aggressive from the beginning of the match and the team simplify pressure with the passing time of the match. Basically their main force depends to their defensive part and also their counter attack. Latvia, on the other hand plays their traditional game. They , basically resists Swiss from scoring and their goal keeper may be the game changer. So, the match become tough to win for both. But prediction positively goes on Switzerland.