2019 IBU WCH hockey: prediction for the match Canada – France 16 may 2019
Another day of group stage world Cup 2019 ice hockey team will open duel of the representative of the "big six" with an outsider who intends to be overcome for an exit in the playoffs. Can France something to oppose the legislator of the sport? Leading the bookies are not particularly believe that nominal guests impose a fight its more famous counterpart. But let's try to predict the result of upcoming battle.
For the "Maple leaf" last year's world Championships in Denmark was a failure. Yes, Canada played in the match for third place. But lost to his bitter rival team USA. To remain without a medal for the Canadians was just unfortunate, as for the Russians. Now it's time to take revenge.
Before meeting with the French Canadians will be as much as two extra days to recover. But even without them the team of this level simply has to win. And with such a vacation. From the upcoming opponent does not remain chances of a clear result.
The Musketeers will also have time to relax before meeting with "Maple leaves". But all day, after a tenacious battle with the Germans. Clearly they will be much more difficult than future opponents. But if France wants to try to get in the playoffs, she needs to fight before the buzzer in the third period. At the very least.
The forecast for the end of the game Canada – France
Seventeen face-to-face confrontations, the French only three times (twice in regulation time and again in shootouts) overcame the Canadians. Our forecast – a victory of the "Maple leaf". Most likely, in regulation time. And we should not exclude TB.3.5.