Her first win in his 2nd group EHF European League will chase on Tuesday afternoon (24/10) AEK, which welcomes for the 2nd matchday Kriens Lucerne.
The match will be held at the headquarters of the basketball department of the “yellow and black” club, the Olympic Hall of Ano Liosion, as well as all this year’s European “two-headed” battles. Where the champions of Greece expect the support of their people.
It is recalled that last Tuesday (17/10), in the context of the 1st matchday, AEK did not succeed against Gornik Zabrze, suffering a heavy defeat (30-21) in Poland, being of course also clearly affected by the lack of a home base (after the developments with OAKA).
However, the whole of it Dragan Dzukic -who counts on all the available athletes- has left behind the negative result of the premiere and has focused on tonight’s, also difficult, battle. It will be played, moreover, against a very strong opponent, who is in 2nd place in the Swiss league. In the context of the 1st “turn”, Kriens Lucerne lost 31-23 hosting the German Burgdorf.
For its part, “Enos” comes from the victory (30-23) over Chiliotis Drama, with which it made 4/4 in the Handball Premier, in 2nd place together with Olympiakos and in -1 from Doukas who he has one more game.
The score of the 2nd group:
THE Stipe Madalinitch ahead of the European game he stressed: “Lucerne is a very good team, with a lot of runs and individual quality. We expect a tough game. I expect a real battle. We are playing at home and I believe we will have our chances. I expect the support of many of our fans, who are always by our side. They give us great strength».
Also, the Patrick Martinovich stated: “After a heavy defeat in the premiere, we have the opportunity to show our stadium that the previous match was a bad bracket. I hope we show the things we can do and the victory points stay in Athens».
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