Leuenberger had been absent recently as he had to undergo surgery twice because of kidney stones. Now, he is ready to return to the bench and coach his team against Langenthal.
On the ice, EHC Olten welcomes back Dominic Weder who has fully recovered from his injury. Also Florian Schmuckli is back in the lineup after he had been ill lately. Out are Cédric Maurer, Dan Weisskopf, and Adam Hasani (upper-body). According to the Oltner Tagblatt, they might also have to make do without Dominic Forget (lower-body).
Before tonight's game, EHC Olten is going to bid farewell to Philipp Rytz and Diego Schwarzenbach. Rytz hung up his skates after the past season, Schwarzenbach moved to Basel in the MySports League.