Sport DEG signs national players
DEG takes a damper - sharks continue to catch up
The Düsseldorfer EG has to accept a setback in the DEL, they are defeated against Wolfsburg. The Cologne Sharks, on the other hand, are continuing to catch up. © Provided by sport1.de DEG takes a damper - sharks continue to catch up The Düsseldorfer EG suffered another damper in the northern group of the German Ice Hockey League (DEL).
The Düsseldorfer EG from the PENNY German Ice Hockey League (DEL) has signed the Slovak national player Jan Brejcak (31).
The Düsseldorfer EG from the PENNY German Ice Hockey League (DEL) has signed the Slovak national player Jan Brejcak (31). With this, DEG reacted to the failure of the two defenders Marc Zanetti and Johannes Johannesen. Brejcak comes from HC Banska Bystrica in his Slovak homeland, the Düsseldorf team did not provide any information on the term of the contract on Tuesday.
Brejcak will arrive in Düsseldorf in the coming days, but will not join the team until next week due to quarantine. The 31-year-old has played in the Russian KHL, Switzerland, Sweden and Finland in the course of his career.
Zanetti (29) had been diagnosed with a severe thrombosis in the left lower leg, Johannesen (23) had an operation on the meniscus. "In order to be able to play with at least six defenders again, this obligation was necessary," said DEG sports director Niki Mondt.
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