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04-25-2013, 04:16 AM
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Originally Posted by pakovits View Post
what makes you think that? hockey is nowhere near as popular in croatia as it is in slovakia or czech republic. it's a marginal sport in croatia.
believe me. it has nothing to do with popularity of sport, but money and club´s management. Look, hockey in Ukraine is marginal, but Donbass has 2-3times bigger budget than Slovan. Croatia is destination no.1 for KHL, Bratislava is just a place where KHL is played, nothing special. Praha is destination no.1 for KHL on the other hand, and has budget cca 19-20 mil euro.

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