Barça and Incarlopsa Cuenca face in the fourth day of the Sacyr ASOBAL League. The team of Antonio Carlos Ortega placeholder image wants to compensate for the defeat suffered before him Hungarian Veszprem in the EHF Champions League (29-28). In the league competition, where he plays in his fiefdom of the Palau Blaugrana, will do everything possible to maintain the hegemony of a championship that the Barça who has won the last eleven disputed titles. It will be in a very special match for Aitor Ariño, who returns to the culé rotation after overcoming a serious injury.
The Barça faces this fourth game of a new campaign in the Sacyr ASOBAL League willing to expand his dominance in Spanish handball. They have won their three consecutive games in the national competition, although they come from suffering their first defeat of the season in the EHF Champions League against him Hungarian Telekom Veszprem.
The beginning of this ASOBAL League It has occurred in conjunction with the start of the Champions League, in which Barça He also defends the title, and has a tough group ahead of him. He won against him Flensburg German for 21-25 at home and then at HC Motor at home.
However the Barça has conceded his first loss of the season to a Veszprem that ended with the unbeaten Barça in the Champions League. The French Dika Mem had a free shot with the timer at zero, but Rodrigo corrales stopped the launch as the final rubric to his phenomenal game, prop of the Veszprem with 19 interventions and a 43% success rate.
Now, you need to react the new Carlos Ortega’s Barça and focus on this commitment of the Asobal League. After winning those last eleven league trophies under the command of Xavi Pascual, the Barça team wants to continue as a great national benchmark at the hands of its new coach. The technician can count on the new additions, in the case of new signings, Ángel Fernández, Leo Maciel, Melvyn Richardson and Ali Zein. Especially the last two are playing recurrently in the squad, while the game will be special for Maciel, who is measured against his former team.
However, the great novelty in the culé team will be the return of Aitor Ariño. The Spanish international returns to a call-up after having been out for six months for his operation after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee. On the contrary, they are low for this match Dika Nem, Ludovic Fàbregas, Tim N’guessan and the Croatian Luka Cindric.
The Sacyr ASOBAL League will allow Ortega distribute minutes among his men, because he will also want to defend his title of the EHF Champions League. Although there have been additions, this season 2021/2022 the Barcelona has suffered the departure of players such as Raúl Entrerríos (retired) or Aron palmarsson, of notable importance within the culé team.
After the tough game on the third day of the Champions against him Veszprem in Hungary, it is likely that Ortega choose to dose efforts. The Incarlopsa Cuenca, meanwhile, occupies the seventh place in the ASOBAL League, with a balance of two wins and one loss. The team of Lidio Jiménez Carrascosa comes from losing by a clear 26-34 to Morrazo Refrigerators. They will have to raise their level if they want to keep up with the great squad of the Barcelona, to at least try to stay close in the marked until the last minutes.
When do you play Barça – Incarlopsa Cuenca?
The game is played Today, Saturday, October 2 at 12 noon
Where to see Barça – Incarlopsa Cuenca?
The encounter can be seen open on GOL TV. It can also be seen by LaLiga Sports TV. You can follow all the information about the match by the Mundo Deportivo website.