Székesfehérvár Városportál – Hydro Fehérvár AV19 ice hockey team starts the season in Asiago
Hydro Fehérvár AV19 will start the 2023-2024 Ice Hockey League season with two away matches. Szekesfehervar hockey players will bring home ice for the first time in the third round, on September 22, against defending EC champions Red Bull Salzburg.
Hydro Fehérvár AV19 will start the 2023-2024 ICE Hockey League One Day Championship season with two away matches against Migross Supermercanto Asiago Hockey and HCB Südtirol Alperia.
Fans will have to wait until the third round for the first home game of Székesfehérvár hockey players, who will be able to see their favorites Raktár utca on Friday, September 22, from 7:15 p.m. In the first home match, the team will immediately face a serious test of strength, as EC Red Bull Salzburg will arrive Jr. Ocskay Gábor Jégcsarnok. After a trip to Klagenfurt, Fehérvár’s team will return to the home ice on September 26. It’s also worth marking the December holiday period in your calendar, as Hydro Fehérvár AV19 will play on home soil on December 30 and January 1.
Although there hasn’t been much movement within the team, there have been significant changes, such as the departure of head coach Kevin Constantine.
The American master will be replaced by Dávid Kiss, who has already proven himself in the Erste Liga and was also the second coach of ICE.
It also became certain that Erdély Csanád would continue overseas, and Andrew Sarauer, who had been producing points for Volán since 2013, retired from active play. István Bartalis, striker of the combined Hungarian national team, has signed a two-year contract with Hydro Fehérvár AV19. Earlier it was announced that young defender Milan Horvath will continue to the French team Briancon, and players of the Hungarian national team have arrived to replace him: Roland Fukla and Roland Kess will also return to the team. Among the newcomers, it is worth noting the Canadian players Marcus Philips and Pascal Laberge, who can provide reinforcements in the position of defender and striker.
Synchronization with mobile phone calendars, which update automatically, is a great help for recording the regular season schedule. The calendar compiled by the club, and more information on ticket and passport purchasing options will be available soon on the team’s website.