Way Too Early 2026 Olympic Roster Predictions – Slovakia, Czech Republic, Germany & Switzerland

Kyle Watson


Hello and welcome back to the final edition of my way too Early 2026 Olympic Roster Predictions!

I will wrap things up by looking at four nations that have all enjoyed various periods of success on the international stage, but all look set to once again reach the peak of their powers in Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Germany, and Switzerland.

Although these nations are heavy underdogs against the big five nations I have covered in Part I and II, they all possess cores of very promising young players. In writing today’s article, I realized just how competitive international hockey is becoming.

For help in making the rosters, I enlisted the help of our Central European Scout, Sam Tirpák. Sam made all the wonderful-looking rosters and wrote a bit on how he thinks his home team, Slovakia, will do, as well as the Czechs.

You can follow him on Twitter @SammyT_51!


The Slovak team in 2026 should be a lot of fun. Young guns like Juraj Slafkovský, Dalibor Dvorský, Filip Me