Saturday, May 18, 2024

EuroHockey 2023: England men find late gears to oust Austria

Monchengladbach — England men showed their superior fitness and physicality to beat Austria 3-0 in their second EuroHockey game. But Austria proved no pushovers. Possessing some of the best indoor exponents in the game, they proved an obdurate unit to break down for half of this pool game.

Coupled with that, they have Michael Korper as their supremo in front of goal – with 170 outdoor caps, he has notched 174 goals averaging over a goal per game – and he nearly gave Austria the lead here. Meanwhile, Fabian Unterkircher, regarded as the world’s best indoor player, was swatting away penalty corners as post man.

Continue reading...

Unlock our ad-free, premium content and get use of our subscriber-only app. Use coupon 3FOR1 to get 3 months for only £1!

Already a subscriber to our website? Login

Total Hockey

spot_img

Most Popular

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

More from Author

Ireland women’s hockey trio who led Green Army to World Cup final retire

Ireland’s Deirdre Duke, Anna O'Flanagan and Chloe Watkins have announced their...

3G Hockey pitch woes: It’s not all sad news!

Reading coverage about 3G pitches, banning of rubber infill and relaying...

Ollie Willars joins Marlborough College as head of hockey

Marlborough College has appointed former England and Great Britain defender Ollie...

‘A true gentleman’: Wakefield Hockey Club pay tribute to Geoff Leighton

Geoff Leighton had been a member of Wakefield Hockey Club...

- A word from our sponsors -

spot_img