Finland vs Germany on Tuesday at the 2024 World Junior Hockey Championship. The puck soon dropped in a clash of titans at the 2024 World Junior Ice Hockey Championship when Finland and Germany locked horns in downtown Gothenburg, Sweden.
This Group A encounter promises a battle of contrasting styles, fierce national pride and, potentially, a significant shift in the tournament’s power dynamics. So, buckle up, hockey fans, because this is one you won’t want to miss!
The World Juniors is a pressure cooker. Ten nations, each brimming with raw talent and burning ambition, battle it out for the ultimate glory – lifting the prestigious Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup. Finland, a perennial contender, entered the tournament as the 2023 silver medalists, hungry to go one step further. Germany, on the other hand, will be looking to build on their impressive quarter-final run last year and establish themselves as a force to be reckoned with.
Both teams find themselves in Group A alongside hockey powerhouses like Sweden and Canada. Finland currently tops the group with a convincing win over Canada, while Germany’s first defeat to Sweden awaits their redemption. This match carries a lot of weight, indicating the path each team takes to the knockout stages.
Finland vs Germany: Live and Start time
Mark your calendars, hockey fans! Puck drop for Finland vs Germany on December 27, 2023, 8:30 AM ET. Wherever you are in the world, set your alarm and get ready for some high-octane action on the ice.
|World Junior Championship
|Finland vs Germany
|Wed, Dec 27, 2023
|8:30 AM ET
World Juniors Today Game: Schedule
|Finland vs. Germany
|Norway vs. Czechia
|Latvia vs. Canada
How to Watch Finland vs Germany Game?
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Where will the World Juniors play in 2024?
IIHF World Juniors 2024 Location
Group A games will take place at Scandinavium, Gothenburg, Sweden. Group B games will be at Frölundaborg in Gothenburg.
Will Connor Bedard play in the 2024 World Juniors?
Forwards Connor Bedard (Chicago Blackhawks), Adam Fantilli (Columbus Blue Jackets) and Shane Wright (Seattle Kraken), and defenseman Kevin Korchinski (Blackhawks), each part of that group, are eligible for the 2024 WJC but were not released by their NHL teams.
How can I watch World Juniors 2024?
World Juniors Stream In 2023-2024
The World Juniors Championships are streaming on the IIHF YouTube Channel in some countries and will air on the NHL Network in the United States. Select games will be available on ESPN+.
Where will the 2025 World Juniors be held?
When does the 2025 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship take place? A: The 2025 IIHF World Junior Championship will occur at the Canadian Tire Centre and TD Place in Ottawa from Dec. 26, 2024, to Jan. 5, 2025.
What is the world junior age?
About the World Junior Championship
The 10-nation tournament features the world’s best men’s players under 20 years of age and is a 31-game event that takes place over 10 days.
How do the World Juniors work?
The 10 teams are divided into two five-team groups in the Preliminary Round. After a single round-robin series in each group, the top four teams from each group advance to the Playoff Round, while for the fifth-placed team in each group, the tournament is over. There will be no relegated team this year.
How many teams are in IIHF?
As of October 2023, the IIHF has 82 members.