- Enjoy a fast-paced ice hockey game in Munich

December 16, 2009 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News can announce that ice hockey is one of Germany's most popular spectator sports and any visitor to the country should consider taking in a game while they are there.

People staying in Munich hotels are in luck as an exciting fixture in the German Second League is set to be played out on the ice of the city's Olympiahalle.

EHC München will take on Eispiraten Crimmitschau in a clash that promises plenty of action.

The game will begin at 18:30 local time on January 3rd and it could be a great way to round off the Christmas and new year period.

The Munich-based team are challenging for promotion to League One this season, meaning that the players will be looking to take all the points against the Crimmitschau side, who are currently sitting in 12th place.

Anyone who is unable to attend this fixture but would still like to witness EHC München in action may be pleased to know that the club will be playing two further home fixtures in January.

Matches against Hannover and Bietigheim could prove crucial in the team's pursuit of the title - and promotion - this season.

"The München versus Crimmitschau ice hockey match is likely to be popular," said Jess Reading, head of marketing at LateRooms. "LateRooms strongly recommends people considering attending to book hotel München as soon as possible."