Homonyms »They made the buzz
The Zurich Lions announced yesterday the engagement of a new foreign reinforcement: Fredrik Pettersson. Didn’t they already have one in their Fredrik Pettersson contingent? Yes, but the latter is a rather skillful attacker. The newcomer is a goalkeeper who celebrated a title in his Swedish national championship in 2017 with HV71 without having scratched the ice in play-off. Two Fredrik Pettersson’s are better than one, especially as the Finnish doorman (Ortio) of the Hallenstadion squad is injured.
Fredrik Pettersson, Eliteprospects, a database devoted to hockey and its players, lists 15, including four in activity. There are three forwards: the 32-year-old Zurich national, another 26-year-old in Drevviken in the 4th Swedish division and a last, 33-year-old, in Arboga, in the 2nd Swedish division. The guard who puts his backpack in Zurich is 28 years old. He has already met some Swiss players, including goals from Lino