Matthew Nodari

Separate roads for Lugano and Matteo Nodari

L'Hockey Club Lugano reports that it has reached an agreement with player Matteo Nodari on the consensual termination of his current contract. The 34-year-old defender number 88 will continue his long career elsewhere. Matteo Nodari, class of 1987, played a total of nine seasons with the HCL first team: from the 2006/07 championship to the 2012/13 championship and, in a...

Cornèr Arena

Last info for derby

TheHockey Club Lugano reminds that after the cantonal restrictions regarding major events were lifted, for tonight's derby at Cornèr Arena against HCAP (7:45 p.m. start) there are no restrictions on the capacity of the rink and the sectors of the stands are once again open to the public. Tickets can be purchased at hclugano.info/tickets, at the...

Davide Fadani, Niklas Schlegel

A review of goalkeeper injuries

TheHockey Club Lugano would like to take stock of the situation regarding the injuries suffered by goalkeepers Niklas Schlegel and Davide Fadani. Niklas Schlegel was injured last night in Zug after three minutes of play. The instrumental examinations he underwent today showed an injury to the adductor muscles of the thigh...

North Curve

The North Curve returns to heat up the Cornèr Arena!

TheHockey Club Lugano noted with satisfaction today's decision by the State Council of the Canton of Ticino to lift cantonal restrictions regarding major events with immediate effect. As a result, effective immediately and thus already for the matches scheduled at the Cornèr Arena on Saturday, January 22, 2022 against Bern and Thursday, January 27...

Julien Vauclair

A new professional challenge for Julien Vauclair

TheHockey Club Lugano reports that in recent days the organization's current Scouting Director Julien Vauclair asked the club to be released from his current contract after receiving a significant and fascinating offer at another employer. After carefully evaluating the situation and the specificity of the challenge proposed to "Julio," the club and...

Cornèr Arena

Presale for the derby on January 27, 2022

In anticipation of the derby on Thursday, January 27, 2022 scheduled at the Cornèr Arena, theHockey Club Lugano reminds that the restrictions decided by the Canton Ticino State Council concerning the capacity (2/3 of the rink) and the closure of the standing areas (North Curve and Guest Curve).... will still be in force on that occasion.

Charles "Cuccio" Viglezio

Thank you "Puppy," champion of loyalty

The family ofHockey Club Lugano mourns with sadness Carlo Viglezio, known to all as "Cuccio," who passed away at the age of 90. A good, generous, heart-on-his-sleeve "grump" who was in love with his Lugano. This is how we come to remember him on the painful day of his farewell. Born in 1931, "Cuccio" spanned virtually the entire history of the HCL, a true champion of...

Marco Müller from the Swiss champions to the Cornèr Arena

Hockey Club Lugano adds an important new instrument to its orchestra of the near future. Indeed, the bianconera club has signed a three-year agreement, valid for the 2022/23, 2023/24 and 2024/25 seasons, with forward Marco Müller, born in Zuchwil on 21.01.1994. An element capable of playing both on the wing and in the center, Müller ("left", 174 cm. x...

Info on the games on January 12 and 16, 2022

Taking note of the decisions of National League and the additional restrictions against the pandemic decided last week by the State Council of Canton Ticino, theHockey Club Lugano announces the following. The Cornèr Arena match between Lugano and the ZSC Lions initially scheduled for Saturday, January 8, 2022 will be played on Wednesday, January 12...

The bianconero Stephen Bottini will play in the NCAA

The Penticton Vees, a team from the Canadian League of British Columbia (BCHL) where he has played for two seasons with a haul of 27 points in 42 games, have announced that forward Stefano Bottini will play starting in the 2022/23 season in the top U.S. college league (NCAA), where he will wear the jersey of Canisius College at Buffalo. The 19-year-old...

HCL: training resumed for a first group of players

TheHockey Club Lugano reports that this morning a first group of first team players returned to practice on the ice at Cornèr Arena. These are the elements that did not test positive for COVID-19 and the players who came out of isolation or quarantine and were able to resume sports activities in compliance with regulations....

New Year's Eve with a bang for HCL and Daniel Carr

The 2022 starts forHockey Club Lugano with news that will excite the big family bianconera. The HCL and Daniel Carr have signed a new contract valid for the next three seasons. The 30-year-old Canadian forward born in Alberta on 01.11.1991 will therefore wear the colors bianconeri until the end of the 2024/25 championship. Despite two injuries...

Six positive for Covid-19: HCL quarantined

TheHockey Club Lugano announces that the tests that all players and staff underwent have unfortunately revealed six players to be positive for the Coronavirus. All are well and have no major symptoms. The Cantonal Medical Office has, however, imposed a quarantine on the team and staff until next week.

Libor Hudacek

Libor Hudacek leaving for the KHL

Hockey Club Lugano announces that it has reached an agreement with the player Libor Hudacek for the consensual termination of his contract valid until the end of the 2021/22 season. Hudacek had arrived at the Cornèr Arena on 16 October last year, when the pool of players at the coaching staff's disposal was mowed down by injuries, particularly in the...

Cornèr Arena

Advance sales open for January 2022 matches at Cornèr Arena

TheHockey Club Lugano informs that the presale of the tickets for the National League games scheduled at the Cornèr Arena during the month of January is now open, and more precisely Lugano-ZSC Lions on Saturday the 8th of January 2022 (7.45 pm) Lugano-Bienne on Sunday the 16th of January 2022 (3.45 pm) Lugano-Berne on Saturday the 22nd of January 2022 (7.45 pm)...

2G_News

New restrictions by the Federal Council

With reference to the new measures against the pandemic decided today by the Federal Council, the HCL announces that the public's access to the first team's games at the Cornèr Arena will be from now on only possible with the 2G mode (vaccinated or cured) and with the obligation to wear the mask inside the rink. The consumption of food...