Flash QuotesMain Round Day 14

Pre-game quotes
Group B
FTC-Telekom Budapest (HUN) v Astralpool Sabadell (ESP)
Zsolt Varga, coach, Ferencvaros
“After every big final there is a mental fatigue. I hope that just days after winning the league title, the players could recharge themselves and manage to get new motivations. We are training at the Margaret Island in nice weather, so it is a different feeling to practice and play. The goal is to keep our concentration on a high level because we have a big mission.”
Erik Molnar, player, Ferencvaros
“We have a Final8, and this is our last match before that, where we can practice and build the team’s chemistry. This will be Zsolt Varga’s last match at home, so we need to play on the highest level to offer a good match.”
Quim Colet, coach, Sabadell
“We play the last game of this great competition with no chance of qualifying but eager to continue competing with the best teams in Europe. We will go to Hungary to show that next year we want to be here again.”
Sergi Cabanas, player, Sabadell
“I really want to play this match as it will be my last game this season with Sabadell. I believe that this year the team has taken a step forward and that with this dynamic, in the not too distant future great things can be achieved.”
Genesys OSC Budapest (HUN) v CN Marseille (FRA)
Daniel Varga, coach, OSC
“The current squad will play their last game against Marseille, then many players bid farewell to OSC. That situation will bring up extra emotions, so we want to win and to make a nice farewell for our supporters.”
Erik Bundschuh, player, OSC
“This is our last match in this season, and it will be a home game. We hope that a lot of our fans will attend to see our team play and we will do everything to thank them their support with a win.”
Milos Scepanovic, coach, Marseille 
“We know this is our last game of the season in all competitions. It doesn’t matter what the result is, but we want to end the year well and shine with our team spirit and our tactics. We are on a good dynamic, and we will demonstrate it once again in this match.”
Ugo Crousillat, player, Marseille 
“Despite the fact that we cannot qualify for the final8, we will go to Budapest to win because we want to finish the season with a victory!”
Novi Beograd (SRB) v Spandau 04 Berlin (GER)
Zivko Gocic, coach, NBG
„We won our first trophy this season in the national championship, so I think that in the last couple of weeks our performance is at a higher level and that is very important. Our next opponent is Spandau 04 Berlin, and we can’t underestimate the German team. We need to keep a good rhythm before the start of the Final Eight tournament next week. Because of that, we will use this game to prepare ourselves for all challenges in the final tournament of the Champions League, to be held in our home pool.”
Nikola Jaksic, player, NBG
“The game against Spandau 04 Berlin is the last match in the group phase of the Champions League. We will try to use it as a preparation for the Final Eight tournament where the most important game is the quarter-final. Spandau 04 Berlin is a good team, so we need to be focused throughout the whole game if we want to win. I think that we are a better team and if we do our best, we will have a positive result in the end.”
Athanasios Kechagias, coach, Wasserfreunde Spandau 04
“Even if the Final 8 is out of reach for my team, we want to show the best possible performance against Novi Belgrade. We have shown different faces this season. The chances for the final were there but could not be realised yet. We want to show in our last game what quality we have.”
Denis Strelezkij, player,  Wasserfreunde Spandau 04
“I would have liked to play with my team in Belgrade in an important final match for us to reach the final. Our narrow defeat in the last home game against Sabadell has taken away this possibility. Nevertheless, we play to win games to achieve the best placement in the group.”
AN Brescia (ITA) v Jug Adriatic Osiguranje Dubrovnik (CRO)
Niccolo Gitto, player, Brescia
“We are coming from a bad defeat against Recco, but we are determined to win against Jug and take the first place in the group. It would be a very good result for the Final Eight in Belgrade.”
Vjekoslav Kobescak, coach, Jug
“Finally a match without a result imperative, especially after accumulated fatigue. We are going to Brescia to show a good game, and it will also be our last preparation before the final tournament in Belgrade.”
Toni Popadic, goalie, Jug
“Considering that we secured a place in the Final 8 and we cannot be better or worse than the fourth place, this match will serve us first of all as a great preparation for Belgrade. This does not mean that we are coming to Brescia with a white flag in our hands.”
Group A
NC Vouliagmeni (GRE) v Radnicki Kragujevac (SRB)
Vladimir Vujasinovic, coach, Vouliagmeni
“We have one more game left before the final tournament in Belgrade and we want to use it in the best possible way as preparations for the quarter-finals. This is the first European match we will play in our pool, and I hope that the fans will enjoy an excellent game.”
Andreas Almyras, player, Vouliagmeni
“Radnicki is a good team, but we are mentally prepared for this game. We want to beat every opponent and that’s what we are going to do this time as well. It’s our last game before the Final Eight and we are try to come up with our best performance against them and against all other opponents who we will meet in our way.”
Uros Stevanovic, coach, Radnicki
“We broke the losing streak with a win in Hannover. The last game of the season awaits us, in which we will try to make a little more impression.”
Zoran Poznanovic, player, Radnicki
“This is our last game of the season, and we will do our best to play as well as possible. We have improved our form in the last few games, and we hope we can continue in the same rhythm.”
Pro Recco (ITA) v Olympiacos Piraeus (GRE)
Aleksandar Ivovic, captain, Pro Recco
“The scudetto victory in Brescia gives us a big boost also for the match against Olympiacos. We face a very strong team, we want to take three points not only for the placement in view of the Final Eight, but also to avenge the defeat in November at their pool. If we play like against Brescia, we’ll have a good chance of taking the win and getting ready for the finals in Serbia.”
Jadran Split (CRO) v Waspo98 Hannover (GER)
Karsten Seehafer, coach, Hannover
“This is the last game in this season, so thanks for all and see you in the next season!”
Zodiac CNA Barceloneta (ESP) v Dinamo Tbilisi (GEO)
Elvis Fatovic, coach, Barceloneta
“In the first game against Dinamo, we had an intense first quarter, which shows us that we must not enter the game against them lightly. Since then, we have raised the bar. We are coming from the victory in the final of the Spanish league and we must concentrate on everything that comes next.”
Luke Pavillard, player, Barceloneta
“I’m looking forward to this match against Tbilisi, I think everyone is. It’s our last test to secure the top spot in group A, and also to see how much we have grown from the start of the season. With the Final 8 around the corner, teams want to be at their best so I think that’s what we are expecting from ourselves in this game. Any time we get to play in front of our home crowd, I get really excited, so hopefully we can put on a good show.”
Dusan Matkovic, player, Barceloneta
“We are excited for the final game of the group stage of this season’s Champions League. I am sure that this game will serve us as a good preparation for the Final 8 tournament next week. We’ll approach the game very seriously and hopefully we’ll triumph without bigger problems.”
Zuka Rurua, assistant coach, Dinamo
“It’s the last round of the Champions League, and it’s very important for us how we finish the season. Of course, Barceloneta have a strong team and it will be difficult to play in their pool, but we have to play very disciplined and perform all specific tasks as possible as we can…”
Giorgi Meskhi, player, Dinamo
“Despite the fact that Barceloneta are one of the best teams, with dedication, discipline and correct tactics there is always a chance for success.”