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Lebanon consolidates its leading position

Lebanon beats Portugal 4:2 in the top match of B Pool. It remains the only team without loosing a point. 

Lebanon shot seven times in the first third, Portugal not once. The Lebanese team proved to be extremely effective thanks to powerplay situations, going into the first break with a three-goal lead. Kakwab, Matthews and Aboumoussa scored. 

The tide turned from the second period onwards. Portugal shot two goals through Correia and Chaves. However, Saydi made it 4:1 in the meantime, meaning that Lebanon's success ultimately remained unchallenged. Team Lebanon are now the sole leaders of  round robin.


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