Video: Sheffield Steelers' forward says coach led them to win over Nottingham Panthers

Tanner Eberle credited coach Paul Thompson for his part in Sheffield Steelers' 3-2 home victory over Nottingham Panthers.

Sunday, 30th September 2018, 1:35 pm
Updated Sunday, 30th September 2018, 1:57 pm
Tanner Eberle

Sheffield had lost three of five home games before they beat Panthers, in the Challenge Cup.

And their previous win, over Dundee Stars, had not been a display to remember.

The Canadian winger, who scored against Nottingham on Saturday, revealed that Thompson had delivered " a few pretty good speeches for us" in the run-up to the game.

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Tanner Eberle

"We know as a team we have not been good enough, especially at home" said Eberle.

But getting four lines back helped, he said.

Steelers are at Coventry Blaze this evening.