Luxembourg national ice hockey team

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Association Luxembourg Ice Hockey Federation
Head coach Vladimir Kouznetsov
Assistants Evgueni Kouznetsov
Captain Ronny Scheier
Most games Ronny Scheier (59)
Benny Welter (59)
Most points Robert Beran (104)
IIHF ranking 43 Decrease1
Highest IIHF ranking 42 (2003)
Lowest IIHF ranking 44 (2009)
Team colors               
First international
 South Africa 23–0 Luxembourg 
(Johannesburg, South Africa; March 21, 1992)
Biggest win
 Luxembourg 38–3 Armenia 
(Mexico City, Mexico; March 10, 2005)
Biggest defeat
 Spain 31–0 Luxembourg 
(Johannesburg, South Africa; March 25, 1992)
IIHF World Championships
Appearances 16 (first in 1992)
Best result 31st (1992)
International record (W–L–T)

The Luxembourg national ice hockey team represents the Luxembourg at ice hockey. Luxembourg is ranked 43rd by the International Ice Hockey Federation.


The team plays in the colours of the national flag: red, white, and light blue. The squad is coached by Marian Gallo of Slovakia and captained by Ronny Scheier. Several national team players play for teams in Canada, Finland, France, and Germany.

In the 2007 World Championships, Luxembourg finished third in Division III, narrowly missing out on promotion to Division II after being defeated 4–3 by hosts Ireland in overtime. Luxembourg has never competed in ice hockey at the Olympics. They placed third at the 2009 IIHF World Championship Division III in Dunedin, New Zealand.

IIHF World Championships[edit]

Year Division/Group Group Position Overall Position
1992 Group C2 5th 31st
2000 Group D 8th 41st
2002 Division II – Group B 6th (relegated) 40th
2003 Division III 2nd (promoted) 42nd
2004 Division II – Group A 6th (relegated) 39th
2005 Division III 3rd 43rd
2006 Division III 5th 45th
2007 Division III 3rd 42nd
2008 Division III 3rd 43rd
2009 Division III 3rd 43rd
2010 Division III – Group A 3rd 45th
2011 Division III 4th 44th
2012 Division III 3rd 43rd
2013 Division III 3rd 43rd
2014 Division III 3rd 43rd
2015 Division III 3rd 43rd


From the 2015 IIHF World Championship Division III

# Name Pos Date of Birth Club
23 Backes, SachaSacha Backes F 23 September 1994 Tornado Luxembourg
11 Beran, RobertRobert Beran F 15 November 1969 IHC Beaufort
21 Beran, ThierryThierry Beran F 24 April 1992 IHC Beaufort
6 Biver, GillesGilles Biver D 30 September 1992 Tornado Luxembourg
24 Biver, OlivierOlivier Biver F 6 August 1997 Hiversport Huskies
9 Cannon, ColmColm Cannon F 8 July 1986 Tornado Luxembourg
16 Eriksson, MarcusMarcus Eriksson F 11 February 1990 Tornado Luxembourg
3 Gronlund, KevinKevin Gronlund D 26 November 1990 IHC Beaufort
8 Houdremont, BenBen Houdremont F 13 January 1983 IHC Beaufort
19 Linster, KaiKai Linster D 17 June 1991 IHC Beaufort
25 Mangen, GillesGilles Mangen G 16 July 1989 Tornado Luxembourg
2 Milano, SergeSerge Milano D 7 January 1985 IHC Beaufort
12 Mosr, MiroslavMiroslav Mosr F 17 January 1984 IHC Beaufort
14 Scheier, RonnyRonny Scheier D 23 October 1981 Tornado Luxembourg
15 Schon, PatrickPatrick Schon F 11 July 1978 Tornado Luxembourg
5 Sinner, PitPit Sinner D 19 January 1993 Tornado Luxembourg
4 Thiry, ChristopheChristophe Thiry D 26 November 1981 Tornado Luxembourg
17 Wambach, EricEric Wambach F 7 January 1985 IHC Beaufort
10 Welter, BennyBenny Welter F 5 April 1981 IHC Beaufort
1 Welter, MichelMichel Welter G 5 February 1983 IHC Beaufort


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