On Tuesday, September 26, Torpedo defeated Vityaz near Moscow (4:1) in the Fonbet KHL championship match. Atanasov did not show any effective action. In just ten games, the striker has 11 points (6+5), over the entire last season he scored 13 points.
— “Torpedo” remained true to its line throughout the match, in some places it was not possible to bring the moments to their logical conclusion, in the third period they relaxed a little, but most importantly they played their hockey.
— “Torpedo” now occupies first place in the league, the team shows the same offensive hockey as last year. What goals do you set for the season?
— We believe that nothing is impossible in hockey, we want to finish the regular season among the three best teams. We aim for the cut and have never hidden it.
— To what can you attribute such a remarkable season in terms of personal performance?
“Torpedo plays offensive hockey, we create a lot of chances and convert them well. This is the reason for self-efficacy. We go out and enjoy hockey, from the first second to the last second of the game, what happens on the ice, the decisions we make. For me, the main thing is to enjoy what I love,” Atanasov told .
Torpedo leads the Western Conference standings. In 10 matches, Nizhny Novgorod scored 17 points.
Watch Fonbet matches of the KHL championship on the channels of the Match holding company, as well as on the sites matchtv.ru and sportbox.ru.
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