Triple Slovak hockey champion HC & # 39; 05 Banská not exercise the right to apply for the Champions League 2019/2020. Daily newspaper Sport has confirmed the club president Juraj Koval.
"Do not enter into a new edition of the Champions League, because our participation in it financially unprofitable. Defitic then indicates that threatens our own financial security," said Koval. Banskobystričania they were in the double competition, it never comes from the main group.
"Our expenses for the Champions League were also high due to the need of air traffic in Lugano, Switzerland, and the Finnish Jyväskylä Simply put :. We stayed in a loss of the Champions League and now we can not imagine the league Slovakia and only for our money, without the support of the union .. .. we do not want to risk and, therefore, not from the & # 39 is a member of the Champions League. " said team on Tuesday in the newspaper Sport.
Entry registration fee of LM in the past year amounted to 12,000 euros. The club had expenses of the arbitrators, organizing home games, but above all the high costs associated with air and bus transport. By Sport, the amount of rent charter flights in the range of 60 to 80,000 euros. From the central marketing LM received the "sheep" in October 2018 the amount of EUR 30,000, other income from the sale of tickets for the three home games that have not been sold.
Bystričan won the third championship in a row, when the end Kaufland playoff Tipsport League defeat Nitro 4: 1 in matches.
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