The Fife Flyers are delighted to announce the addition of 28 year old Swedish forward Anthon Eriksson for the 23/24 season.
The 6 foot 3 inch, left shooting forward made his playing debut in the Swedish top tier, the Swedish Hockey League, at the age of 18 with Luleå HF. In the seasons that followed Eriksson went on to rack up 91 games in the HockeyEttan and 207 appearances in the HockeyAllsvenskan.
During the 21/22 season, Eriksson headed to Poland icing with GKS Katowice contributing 14 goals and 8 assists across 37 games during the Championship winning season.
Last season saw Eriksson return home to Sweden icing with IK Oskarshamn in the SHL and latterly Vastërås IK in the HockeyAllvenskan.
On signing Anthon Eriksson Coach Coolen said, “Anthon Eriksson is a big, strong winger with experience at the highest level in Sweden. He plays with passion and skill. He will win battles on the ice and win the hearts of the fans in Fife.”
On signing for Fife Flyers Anthon Eriksson added “I’m looking forward to next season, I’ve never been to Scotland before but it looks amazing. I’m excited to meet my teammates and get to know the organisation. Let’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Flyers fans!”