Champion League

Champions League, Final Eight, Belgrade, 2-4 June – Press Conference

Highlights Here are the highlights of the Opening Press Conference, held in Belgrade. Kyriakos Giannopoulos, LEN Vice-President, Bureau Liaison for Water Polo “We are happy to be here in Belgrade. On behalf of LEN and our President Antonio Silva, I’d like to  welcome all participating teams and thank for their efforts in this season. I’m …

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Champions League, Final Eight, Belgrade, 2-4 June – Preview

Recco goes for a double and a 10th crown  Recco is looking for retaining its title, which would be the first double since 2008 when also the  Italians had managed to win back-to-back editions. However, six other freshly crowned national  champion teams and their fellow Italian arch-rival Brescia all line up to prevent Recco from …

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Champions League, Main Round, Day 14, Group A – Summary

Another comeback secured Ferencvaros’ second position  FTC-Telekom staged a great comeback against group-winner Brescia, scoring five goals in the  last period to keep the second place. Since Barceloneta and Novi Beograd also did its respective  ‘home works’, the F8 host Serbs finished third and the Spaniards remained fourth and need to  face title-holder Recco in …

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Champions League, Main Round, Day 13, Group A – Summary

Brescia finishes atop, Ferencvaros, Hannover book last berths, Olympiacos is out  Ferencvaros and Hannover booked the last two available berths in the Day of Thrillers when each  game offered nailbiting finishes – three were decided by a single goal, the other two ended in a  draw. Olympiacos, built for another title-run, will miss the finals …

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