World junior hockey championship: Canada beats the Swiss

Team Canada is heading to the semifinals after defeating Switzerland 4-1 in Malmo, Sweden.

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Team Canada goaltenders Zachary Fucale celebrates after defeating Switzerland in quarterfinal action at the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Frank Gunn
Team Canada goaltenders Zachary Fucale celebrates after defeating Switzerland in quarterfinal action at the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships
Team Canada goaltenders Zachary Fucale celebrates after defeating Switzerland in quarterfinal action at the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Frank Gunn
Team Canada goaltenders Zachary Fucale celebrates after defeating Switzerland in quarterfinal action at the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Frank Gunn
Team Canada goaltenders Zachary Fucale celebrates after defeating Switzerland in quarterfinal action at the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships
Team Canada goaltenders Zachary Fucale celebrates after defeating Switzerland in quarterfinal action at the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Frank Gunn
Switzerland's Julian Schmutz (13) celebrates a goal on Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale (R) scored by teammate Nico Dunner (22) during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Switzerland's Julian Schmutz celebrates a goal on Canada during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Switzerland's Julian Schmutz (13) celebrates a goal on Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale (R) scored by teammate Nico Dunner (22) during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Switzerland's Nico Dunner (R) celebrates his goal against Canada with teammate Kevin Fiala and Mirco Muller (5) during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Switzerland's Dunner celebrates his goal against Canada with teammate Fiala and Muller during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Switzerland's Nico Dunner (R) celebrates his goal against Canada with teammate Kevin Fiala and Mirco Muller (5) during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Zachary Fucale (left) and Charles Hubon celebrate their win over Switzerland during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Zachary Fucale (left) and Charles Hubon celebrate their win over Switzerland during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Canada's Zachary Fucale (left) and Charles Hubon celebrate their win over Switzerland during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Curtis Lazar celebrates his goal during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Curtis Lazar celebrates his goal during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Curtis Lazar celebrates his goal during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Switzerland's Melvin Nyffeler lets in a goal by Canada's Derrick Pouliot, not pictured, during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Switzerland's Nyffeler lets in a goal by Canada's Pouliot during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Switzerland's Melvin Nyffeler lets in a goal by Canada's Derrick Pouliot, not pictured, during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Josh Morrissey (R) knocks the puck away from Switzerland's Dario Simion (L) and Vincent Praplan during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Morrissey knocks the puck away from Switzerland's Simion and Praplan during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's Josh Morrissey (R) knocks the puck away from Switzerland's Dario Simion (L) and Vincent Praplan during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Curtis Lazar (26) celebrates his goal against Switzerland with teammates Griffin Reinhart (8), Nic Petan and Matt Dumba (L) during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Lazar celebrates his goal against Switzerland with teammates during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's Curtis Lazar (26) celebrates his goal against Switzerland with teammates Griffin Reinhart (8), Nic Petan and Matt Dumba (L) during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Taylor Leier (R) checks Switzerland's Yannick Rathgeb during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Leier checks Switzerland's Rathgeb during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's Taylor Leier (R) checks Switzerland's Yannick Rathgeb during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Anthony Mantha (28) pumps his fist after scoring on Switzerland during second period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Anthony Mantha (28) pumps his fist after scoring on Switzerland during second period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Canada's Anthony Mantha (28) pumps his fist after scoring on Switzerland during second period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Zachary Fucale (31) makes a save on Switzerland during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Zachary Fucale (31) makes a save on Switzerland during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Canada's Zachary Fucale (31) makes a save on Switzerland during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Switzerland's Nico Dunner (22) celebrates his goal on Canada during second period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Switzerland's Nico Dunner (22) celebrates his goal on Canada during second period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Switzerland's Nico Dunner (22) celebrates his goal on Canada during second period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Anthony Mantha (28) collides with Switzerland's Melvin Nyffeler after being haulded down on a breakaway resulting in a penality shot during second period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Anthony Mantha (28) collides with Switzerland's Melvin Nyffeler after being haulded down on a breakaway resulting in a penality shot during second period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Canada's Anthony Mantha (28) collides with Switzerland's Melvin Nyffeler after being haulded down on a breakaway resulting in a penality shot during second period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Curtis Lazar (26) gets knocked flat by Switzerlandâs Claude Paschoud (29)during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Curtis Lazar (26) gets knocked flat by Switzerlandâs Claude Paschoud (29)during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Canada's Curtis Lazar (26) gets knocked flat by Switzerlandâs Claude Paschoud (29)during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale (31) malkes a save on Switzerland during second period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. At left is Switzerland's Claude Paschoud (29). THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale (31) malkes a save on Switzerland during second period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale (31) malkes a save on Switzerland during second period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. At left is Switzerland's Claude Paschoud (29). THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Yannick Rathgeb of Switzerland and Nic Petan of Canada battle for the puck during first period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
annick Rathgeb of Switzerland and Nic Petan of Canada battle for the puck during first period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Yannick Rathgeb of Switzerland and Nic Petan of Canada battle for the puck during first period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Griffin Reinhart (left) and Scott Laughton (21) celebrate Canada's first goal during first period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Griffin Reinhart (left) and Scott Laughton (21) celebrate Canada's first goal during first period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Canada's Griffin Reinhart (left) and Scott Laughton (21) celebrate Canada's first goal during first period, quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale makes a save against Switzerland during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale makes a save against Switzerland during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale makes a save against Switzerland during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Griffin Reinhart (centre), Sam Reinhart (23) and Scott Laughton (21) celebrate Canada's first goal during first period, during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Griffin Reinhart (centre), Sam Reinhart (23) and Scott Laughton (21) celebrate Canada's first goal during first period, during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Canada's Griffin Reinhart (centre), Sam Reinhart (23) and Scott Laughton (21) celebrate Canada's first goal during first period, during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, January 2, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Canada's Curtis Lazar (L) celebrates his goal against Switzerland with teammate Griffin Reinhart during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Lazar celebrates his goal against Switzerland with teammate Reinhart during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's Curtis Lazar (L) celebrates his goal against Switzerland with teammate Griffin Reinhart during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Switzerland's Melvin Nyffeler (L) reacts with teammate Samuel Kreis after giving up a goal to Canada during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Switzerland's Nyffeler reacts with teammate Kreis after giving up a goal to Canada during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Switzerland's Melvin Nyffeler (L) reacts with teammate Samuel Kreis after giving up a goal to Canada during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Curtis Lazar (L) scores on Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Lazar scores on Switzerland's goalie Nyffeler during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's Curtis Lazar (L) scores on Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale makes a save against Switzerland during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship quarter-final ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale makes a save against Switzerland during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship quarter-final ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale makes a save against Switzerland during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship quarter-final ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale makes a save on Switzerland's Anthony Rouiller during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship quarter-final ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale makes a save on Switzerland's during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship quarter-final ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's goalie Zachary Fucale makes a save on Switzerland's Anthony Rouiller during the third period of their IIHF World Junior Championship quarter-final ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Anthony Mantha celebrates his penalty shot goal against Switzerland during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Mantha celebrates his penalty shot goal against Switzerland during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's Anthony Mantha celebrates his penalty shot goal against Switzerland during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Anthony Mantha (L) scores on Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler with a penalty shot during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Anthony Mantha scores on a penalty shot during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's Anthony Mantha (L) scores on Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler with a penalty shot during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Anthony Mantha (R) is hauled down on a break-away in front of Switzerland's Melvin Nyffeler during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. Matha was awarded a penalty shot. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Mantha is hauled down on a break-away in front of Switzerland's goalie Nyffeler during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's Anthony Mantha (R) is hauled down on a break-away in front of Switzerland's Melvin Nyffeler during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. Matha was awarded a penalty shot. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Anthony Mantha (L) is hauled down on a break-away by Switzerland's Samuel Kreis during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. Matha was awarded a penalty shot. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Anthony Mantha (L) is hauled down on a break-away by Switzerland's Samuel Kreis during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's Anthony Mantha (L) is hauled down on a break-away by Switzerland's Samuel Kreis during the second period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. Matha was awarded a penalty shot. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada celebrates a goal by Griffin Reinhart (8) in front of Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler during the first period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada celebrates a goal by Griffin Reinhart in front of Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler during the first period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada celebrates a goal by Griffin Reinhart (8) in front of Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler during the first period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Sam Reinhart (L) and Switzerland's Phil Baltisberger play during the first period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Reinhart and Switzerland's Baltisberger play during the first period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's Sam Reinhart (L) and Switzerland's Phil Baltisberger play during the first period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Griffin Reinhart (C), celebrates his goal on Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler (R) with teammates Mathew Dumba (24), Scott Laughton (21), and Sam Reinhart during the first period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada's Griffin Reinhart celebrates his goal on Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler during the first period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada's Griffin Reinhart (C), celebrates his goal on Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler (R) with teammates Mathew Dumba (24), Scott Laughton (21), and Sam Reinhart during the first period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada celebrates a goal by Griffin Reinhart in front of Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler during the first period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canada celebrates a goal by Griffin Reinhart in front of Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler during the first period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canada celebrates a goal by Griffin Reinhart in front of Switzerland's goalie Melvin Nyffeler during the first period of their IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canadian supporters before Canada plays Switzerland in their quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Canadian supporters cheer before Canada plays Switzerland in their quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo
Canadian supporters before Canada plays Switzerland in their quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

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