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Champions League, Final Eight, Belgrade (SRB), Day 3 – Summary

Recco scores 12sec from time and retains its title with a shootout win  Pro Recco is crowned for the 10th time after another thrilling Champions League final, decided by  penalties for the second time after 2019. Host Novi Beograd was close as it led 11-9 after three  periods and Nikola Jaksic’s 6th goal 50 seconds …

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LEN Final Eight – Final and Bronze medal match – FACTS & FIGURES

Final – Pro Recco (ITA) v Novi Beograd (SRB)  • This can be Recco’s 10th Champions League title – an absolute record. Partizan Beograd (SRB) and  Mladost Zagreb (CRO) are tied second in the all-time ranks with 7 apiece. Novi Beograd can win its  first title in its brief history.   • Italian clubs claimed 14 …

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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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