21. Juli | 15:50

Istvan Sofron signs on in Szekesfehervar!

Talented Forward Istvan Sofron has agreed to a contract extension with SAPA Fehervar AV19. The deal will see the striker remaining at the club for two more years. The Devils also announced their pre-season schedule, while VSV agreed terms with Forward Lynn Loyns.

Nine tests for SAPA Fehervar AV19.

Carreer high 42 points (23 goals) from 50 games in 2010/11 put Forward Istvan Sofron in a great position for negotiations about a new contract. He was third for goals and fifth for points on his team. SAPA Fehervar AV19 and the Youngster, who arrived from Fehervari Titanok in 2007/08, agreed on a two-year contract. That means that the gifted Winger will play his 200th league game for SAPA Fehervar AV19 when Erste Bank Eishockey Liga starts on September 9th. Barring injury in the pre-season Istvan Sofron will play his 200th game against HK Acroni Jesenice at the Dvorana Podmezakla. Sofron, a four-time Hungarian Champion, has also found a regular space in the Hungarian national team, averaging 1.44 points per game with the Team Hungary.

Pre-Season-Programm SAPA Fehervar AV19
12. August 2011, 19:00: SAPA Fehervar AV19SAPA Fehervar AV19 Farm Team
16. August 2011, 19:00: SAPA Fehervar AV19 - SHK Piestany (SVK)
19. August 2011, 20:00: SAPA Fehervar AV19 – Kapfenberg Bulls (AUT)
23. August 2011, 17:00: HK Nitra (SVK) – SAPA Fehervar AV19
25. August 2011, 19:15 HK Acroni JeseniceSAPA Fehervar AV19
30. August 2011, 19:00: SAPA Fehervar AV19HK Acroni Jesenice
01. September 2011, 18:00: HC Orli Znojmo (CZE) – SAPA Fehervar AV19

Gabor Ocskay, jr. Memorial Tournament in Szekesfehervar:
Sa, 3. September 2011 and So, 4. September 2011, participants to be decided.

>>pre-season 2011/12

In the mean time, Goalie Jakub Cech has left HK Orli Znojmo and is heading over to Hradec Kralove. The Eagles are actively looking for a replacement.

Other Eagles, further south, in Villach, have gotten themselves a new Left Wing. Lynn Loyns, a 30 years-old Winger from Naikam in Sasketchwan who totalled 34 NHL-, 316 AHL- and 181 DEL-games. He spent his last season in Brunico (Serie A), where he scored 30 points from 35 games. His signature marks the completion of EC REKORD-Fenster VSV’s offensive line-up.

>>All transfers 2011/12