Nørstebø sent Norway to Olympics

Mattias NørstebøMattias Nørstebø and the rest of the Norwegian national ice hockey team.Photo:Håkon Mosvold Larsen / NTB scanpix

Norway secured Olympic ticket in the final minutes when hockey guys after winning 2-1 over France on Sunday.

The match, which evolved to become a hockey drama, was settled when Mattias Nørstebø put the puck in the goal only two minutes and 29 seconds before the final period was cheered by a packed Jordal Amfi.

The victory means that Norway is ready for the Olympics in 2018 following up Olympic participation in 2010 and 2014.


Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today