this happened during a LNB (swiss second division) playoff game. Ronny Keller who plays for Olten (SG) is in critical condition and was transported by helicopter to a specialised hospital were he was operated. Doctors say he has a 50% chance to walk again. The player resonsible has been auditioned by the police
It’s the nightmare for any hockey player, fan or league: That this inherently dangerous game will lead to a catastrophic injury through a vicious play.
It happened in a Nationalliga B playoff game this week. It happened to a player named Ronny Keller, a 33-year-old defenseman for Olten, who doctors confirmed is a paraplegic due to this hit from Langenthal player Stefan Schnyder: