The Red Lions beat the men’s national hockey team Canada 8-1 (half time: 2-1). Still in preparation for the Euros in the metropolis and Amsterdam (June 4-13) and the Tokyo Olympic Games (July 24 to August 7), the world and European champions had already achieved France’s best. Last Thursday.
as well as Arthur van Doren, Recently crowned European Club Champion with the Dutch team from Blumenthal, a few injured Leopold players (Tom Boone, Max Planewax), Shane McLeod Thibauts quickly took the lead through the Stockbrocks (third), but Oliver joined a draw from Shoalfield (fourth) in the next minute. Stockbrooks signed one of the three doubles in the second half (17) in the afternoon, before releasing the world number one in the second half. Sebastian Dockier (33 and 47) and Cedric Charlier (39, 53) added two more doubles.
Canada lost 2-3 in a friendly to France in Antwerp last week. Unlike the Blues, the Canadians qualified for the next Tokyo Olympics after two legendary meetings in Vancouver at the end of October 2019. Canada, like Belgium, will be in Group B along with the Netherlands, Germany, Great Britain and South Africa at the next Tokyo Olympics.