After spending the past three season in Liiga with TPS and HIFK, Erik Thorell is ready for a new opportunity — in Switzerland.
The 27-year-old forward has recently signed a two-year contract with EV Zug of the NLA.
“With his character, his speed, his intensive playing and his finishing qualities, he exactly meets our requirements,” said GM Reto Kläy of acquiring Thorell. (Erik Thorell Will Play For EV Zug Next Season)
Thorell ended this past season with 24 goals and 25 assists (49 points) in 47 games played.
Thorell will join fellow countrymen Carl Klingberg and Pontus Widerström (EVZ Academy).
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