The World Junior Championship is almost here again! Teams from all over will be contesting to see who has what it takes to be crowned champions.
The game in focus here is a potentially interesting tie involving two combatants from group A of the tournament. Latvia take on the hosts Canada, in what promises to be a thrilling game.
The hosts are one of the major contenders for the title and they will look to march on to the apex by swatting aside a lowly Latvia side.
The Latvians will also hope to strike a chord in the tournament by proving that they deserve to be here.
Latvia vs Canada Preview
The Latvians know that this will be far from an easy contest given that they face one of the strongest outfits in the competition in Canada.
Canada will look to do the expected by convincingly beating the Latvian team.
In what could prove to be a decisive fixture, we await what will happen come August.
When is Latvia vs Canada?
The fixture involving group A sides Latvia and Canada will be played on the 10th of August. The time for the game is 16:00 GMT.
Venue for the game
The game is set to be played at the sole venue for the tournament, Roger’s place, Edmonton.
How to watch the game online
The game can be watched on several platforms. However, it is advisable to follow the game on a legal platform with legal rights to broadcast the game. Here are a few of them:
- Fubotv: This is a reliable streaming site that also doubles as a movie archive. With a subscription you should be able to access its contents.
- NHLNtv: The NHL will also provide exclusive broadcast of the World Junior Championship.
- At&T tv: This is also a very reliable but a bit more expensive streaming platform.