Second defeat and elimination from Monza for Panathinaikos

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He was excluded from the continuation of the CEV Challenge Cup o Panathinaikosas he lost at Monza and Milan, with 3-0 sets (@5-15, 27-25, 25-17).

His team Dimitris Andreopoulou she needed a huge upset to advance to the quarterfinals as she wanted a clean sweep or a tiebreaker win to qualify, but she was only able to be competitive in the second set.

Fluctuation:

1st set: 8-5, 16-9, 21-14, 25-15

2nd set: 8-6, 16-10, 21-19, 27-25

3rd set: 8-7, 16-9, 21-14, 25-17

*Monza’s points came from 10 aces, 36 attacks (56% efficiency), 10 blocks and 21 opponent errors (13 lost serves) and Panathinaikos’ points came from 4 aces, 29 attacks (46% efficiency), 4 blocks and 20 errors opponents (15 lost serves).

The sets: 3-0 (25-15, 27-25, 25-17) in 75;

MONZA (Massimo Ekeli): Mar 13 (8/15 ff., 4 aces, 1 block, 62% sub – 23% excellent), Galashi 12 (4/5 ff., 3 aces, 5 blocks), Takahashi 7 (5/11 ff., 2 aces, 55% sub – 27% subs), Gill 1 (1 ace), Di Martino 10 (6/10 ff., 4 blocks), Schwartz 11 (11/17 ff.) / Gagini (l, 71% sub. – 35% excellent), Visic, Loepki, Mujanovic 2 (2/4 ff.), Beretta.

PANATHINAIKOS A.O. (Dimitris Andreopoulos): Kovar 7 (5/9 fr., 1 ace, 1 block, 64% sub – 36% excellent), Jerezuelo 3 (3/3 fr.), Rangel 5 (3/11 fr., 2 blocks), Hernandez 15 (11/23 ff., 3 aces, 1 block), Voulkidis 3 (3/5 ff.), Protopsaltis 4 (4/12 ff., 56% sub. – 19% excellent) / Kontostathis (l, 33% sub. . – 11% excellent), Kasambalis, Frankos.

The coach of Panathinaikos, Dimitris Andreopoulosstated: “In the first match against Monza we responded very well and got very close to the opponent. But today we had a difference and it showed. Monza really showed us their quality with very high speeds and we couldn’t predict and read their game at all. It was a completely normal defeat today as was the elimination. There is a difference in level between the Italian and Greek leagues. This is where we end for this year, but for us what matters is the continuity, the progress and the rise of the team, what we do year after year».

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