Lasse Kukkonen, known from Leijon, has been appointed as one of the experts in puck broadcasts for the upcoming season of the Finnish Champions League.
In the spring, the production of Finnish Championship disc discs was transferred to MTV. In addition to C More and Telia TV, the broadcasts will be broadcast on MTV3 and Sub's channels next season.
The upcoming season broadcasts will feature familiar faces as well as new attachments. Under the new name, Finnish player legend Lasse Kukkonen will become C Moren's league broadcast expert.
For Kukkonen, 38, who ended his long and successful playing career in June, the transition to the studio benches is a new conquest.
- It's great to keep working around the league: get to watch the games and see familiar players from across the pitch. Expected moods, but yes there is a bit of excitement here - in the same way as before my first league season, Kukkonen said in C More's press release.
The rooster has a precious metal cabinet full. Oululainen won World Championship gold, Olympic silver and two Olympic bronzes in his national team career. In addition to the gold medal, Kukkonen has two World Championship silver and one bronze in the prize cabinet.
The long-term and respected captain of the flies won four championship league championships in his breeders' club. Kukkonen played more than 170 matches in the NHL and less than 160 matches in the KHL.