Sheffield Steelers back in Europe

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Sheffield Steelers' name again featured in the Champions Hockey League draw, held today in Zurich.

In the draw, Paul Thompson's men were placed with Austrian side EC Red Bull Salzburg and Jönköping, from Sweden.

Champions League draw

Champions League draw

Last year, Steelers played Swedish side Frolunda Gothenburg, the eventual winners, and Finnish club Jyvankyla, the training camp and matches for which producing a launch-pad for an Elite League season they were to dominate.

Thompson will be hoping for a similar experience against two crack teams.

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