Jesper Peltonen renewal

Early renewal until 2028 for Jesper Peltonen

Hockey Club Lugano and 25-year-old Swiss-licensed defender Jesper Peltonen have signed a contract renewal expiring in 2025 these days, extending the agreement as of now until the end of the 2027/28 season. After growing up in the youth sector of IFK Helsinki, Jesper had embraced the North American adventure, playing four seasons in the top university league...

Youth Nationals

Youth nationals in early February

Eight boys from the Youth Section ofHockey Club Lugano have been selected for the early February fixtures of the Swiss national teams. Goalkeeper Yannis Zambelli, defender Niccolò Castiglioni and forwards Kei Imboden and Ryan Bizzozero (all class of 2008) will play the Three Nations Tournament in Romanshorn with the two U16 selections. Among the assistant coaches...

Niklas Schlegel injury

Niklas Schlegel out about two months

The injury suffered by Niklas Schlegel at 17:32 of the first period of last night's game at the Cornèr Arena between Lugano and Geneva has unfortunately turned out to be serious. Indeed, the instrumental examinations to which the 29-year-old goalkeeper underwent today revealed an injury to the intramuscular portion of the tendon of the left hamstring. The timing of...

Cancer League Ticino

Jersey and match for breast cancer prevention

On the occasion of the game at Cornèr Arena on Saturday, January 20, 2024 against Bern (7:45 p.m.),Hockey Club Lugano will take to the rink wearing a special jersey dedicated to the theme of breast cancer prevention. Indeed, the purpose of the evening will be to remind people of the importance every day of breast cancer prevention and the role...

Melide On Ice On The Lake

Sunday in Melide ICE!

President Vicky Mantegazza and a delegation of players from theHockey Club Lugano first team will be guests on Sunday, Jan. 14 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at the closing day of Melide ICE on the Lake, the highly regarded village within the picturesque setting of Melide's Lido Comunale. The players bianconeri will skate on the ice and be...

Samuel Guerra

Samuel Guerra renews until 2027

After the signings for the coming seasons of goalkeeper Joren Van Pottelberghe and defender David Aebischer, after the renewals of Michael Joly and Matthew Verboon and the signing of Roberts Cjunskis' first professional contract,Hockey Club Lugano has cemented another piece of the puzzle of its team of the future. The company bianconera and...

The Peltonen saga is enriched

Hockey Club Lugano reports that it has signed Swiss-licensed Finnish forward Aleksi Peltonen, who was released in these hours from his contract with Davos, under an agreement valid until the end of the 2024/25 season. Aleksi, born 08.06.1998 in Helsinki (178 cm x 81 kg, "left"), is the twin brother of defenseman bianconero Jesper, son of...