Medvescak suffered it's first defeat of the preseason against Villach. After their win against Lyon, The Bears went on the road where they were defeated 3:0 (1:0, 2:0, 0:0) against VSV Villach.
Game was rescheduled from 5:30 PM to 6:00 PM because Medvescak came late. They got stuck on the road because of an accident.
The Bears started the game without Kegalj, Smolec, Rosandic, Netik and Balej due to a coaching decision. Goalies were Kroselj and Nikolic and Slovenian goalie played the whole game. Perkovich, Morley, Privitera, Olden and Kudelka started in the first line.
Medvescak played solid in the first period despite the problems before the game. They defended well, one time with three players on the ice, but they were helpless in 14th minute when Beach scored for the home team on a powerplay.
At the start of second period another goal for VSV. Kromp scored in the third minute and the home team continued to attack. They scored another one in 33rd minute when Kromp added antoher one after a great save from Kroselj who saved Walter's shot.
In the third period, both teams had a lot of penalties, but neither menaged to score a goal. After the game in Villach, Medvescak continues with the preseason and will play their last three friendly games in Hungary beetwen 1. and 3. September.
EC VSV VILLACH – KHL MEDVESCAK ZAGREB 3:0 (1:0, 2:0, 0:0)
Friendly game, Stadthalle Villach
14:34 1-0 Beach PP
22:21 2-0 Kromp
34:18 3-0 Kromp
SHOTS ON GOAL: 17 – 28
PENALTIES: 14 min – 22 min
EC VSV VILLACH: Kickert, Herzog, Shields, Bacher, Brunner, Glenn, Stebih, Verlic, Flick, Walter, Beach, Leiler, Petrik, Kromp, Platzler, Sarauer, Alagic, Lanzinger, Antonitsch, Jennes.
KHL MEDVESCAK ZAGREB: Kroselj, Nikolic, Deutsch, Privitera, Cepon, Boivin, Poyhonen, Ficur, Tikkanen, Kudelka, Brine, Zanoski, Simsic, Olden, Puskarich, Rajsar, Koskiranta, Jarcov, Jankovic, Perkovich, Morley, Aviani.