The new sporting face of theHockey Club Lugano

TheHockey Club Lugano presented today its sports structure starting with the 2019-2020 season. Under the supervision of the Sports Group of the Board of Directors (Vicky Mantegazza and Andy Näser) and the CEO-designate Marco Werder, who draw up the club's sports strategy and policy, a new General Manager was chosen in the person of...

ACL rupture for Giovanni Morini

The instrumental examinations carried out today in Ars Medica unfortunately confirmed what was feared and what had already emerged from the first examinations on Slovak soil. In the first minutes of the World Cup debut match in Bratislava against Switzerland, striker bianconero and Italian national team member Giovanni Morini suffered a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament in the...

Sami Kapanen's assistant coach will be Stefan Nyman

Hockey Club Lugano has defined the assistant coach who will flank head coach Sami Kapanen on the first team bench for the next two seasons. He is the Swedish coach Stefan Nyman, born on 01.06.1972 in Södertälje. After a career on ice as a defenceman that saw him wear the jerseys of Södertälje, Frölunda, the National...

Sandro Zurkirchen is the new HCL goalkeeper

Hockey Club Lugano announces the signing of goalkeeper Sandro Zurkirchen, born in Schwyz on 25.02.1990 (180 cm x 78 kg), with a contract valid for the next two seasons (2019/2020 - 2020/2021). Growing up in the youth sector of Seewen, Zurkirchen defended the cage of the Juniores Elite of Zug between 2006 and 2010, debuting in...

Elia Riva 2022

HCL and Elia Riva together until 2022

Highly significant contract renewal at bianconera. 21-year-old defenseman Elia Riva has signed a new agreement with the HCL for the next three seasons. TheHockey Club Lugano is pleased to announce that in recent days it has signed a new contract with player Elia Riva, born on January 3, 1998, considered one of the...

Sami Kapanen new head coach HCL

Sami Kapanen is the new HCL head coach

TheHockey Club Lugano has chosen the head coach of the first team for the next two seasons. Born in Vantaa near Helsinki (Finland) on 14.06.1973, Sami Kapanen will hold the position of head coach for the 2019/2020 and 2020/2021 seasons. The position of assistant coaches will be finalised in the coming weeks. Before embarking on the road to...

Marco Werder Chief Executive Officer HCL

Marco Werder CEO of theHockey Club Lugano

TheHockey Club Lugano is pleased to announce that it has identified in Marco Werder its new CEO (Chief Executive Officer). In order to better pursue the strategy and the sportive policy of the whole organisation and to prepare the club for the challenges of the future, Marco Werder will hold a double leadership role both within the HCL SA and within the...

Roland Habisreutinger Director of Sports HCL

HCL and Roland Habisreutinger part ways

Over the past few days, the Board of Directors ofHockey Club Lugano SA has analysed in depth the sporting outcome of the 2018/2019 season, which ended with the premature elimination in the ¼ of the playoff finals. After having defined what was communicated last Tuesday regarding the position of Greg Ireland and Jussi Silander, it was examined in a calm and...

Ireland Silander HCL

The Ireland era comes to an end in Lugano

President Vicky Mantegazza and the sports management ofHockey Club Lugano met today with members of the first team's technical staff at the end of the 2018/2019 championship, which ended for the colors bianconeri last Saturday with elimination in the ¼ finals of the playoffs by Zug. On that occasion the club's top management informed...

Announcement End-of-Season Meeting

End-of-season meeting

On Saturday, 23 March 2019 from 11.30 a.m. until 4 p.m., the DNA shed Bianconero adjacent to the Cornèr Arena will be open for fans. Far from wanting to celebrate after our exit from the playoffs,Hockey Club Lugano nevertheless intends to organise a meeting to thank the fans who have supported us so much and the...

Family weekend bianconera

With two wins in the group derbies for positions between the ninth and twelfth ranks, the Elite bianconeri head into the final two games of the season. In the midst of a playoff battle, on the other hand, are the Novice Elites. The boys coached at the barrier by Krister Cantoni (pictured Photobrusca & Luckyvideo) narrowly lost the first two...

Last dozens of grandstand tickets for Race 2

TheHockey Club Lugano informs that the last tens of tickets are available in the East and West Tribunes for Game 2 of the playoff quarter-finals scheduled for Tuesday 12 March 2019 at the Cornèr Arena starting at 8pm. Tickets can be purchased at www.hclugano.ch, the Ticket Corner website and in the...

Gregory Hofmann PostFinance Top Scorer Hockey Club Lugano 2019 HCL

Hunting for points for young ice hockey players

Gregory Hofmann is the PostFinance Top Scorer 2019 ofHC Lugano. In the last qualifiers, the Swiss scored 51 points and collected 15'300 francs for his club's young talents. The 23 Top Scorers of the National League and Swiss League clubs have collected a total of 248,000 francs for the benefit of young ice hockey talents...