The Barcelona receive the Dinamo Bucharest Romanian in the Palau Blaugana on the Fourth day of the group stage of the EHF Champions League 2021/2022 handball. The culé team has won two games so far and has lost one in this B Group.
The set of Antonio Carlos Ortega placeholder image achieved two important victories, the first of them at home by 21-25, in the field of Flensburg German. In addition, he beat HC Motor Ukrainian in the second game of this group, in the Palau Blaugrana, for a comfortable 36-25.
Although the game is undoubtedly relevant for the emotional component it involves. Return to the Palau Xavi Pascual, a historical Barça coach and now at the controls of the Romanian team in what will be his first time as a Barça rival. Together with him, the former culés players also return Àlex Pascual, Eduardo Gurbindo and Cédric Sorhaindo, all of them also now in the Dinamo Bucharest.
Both teams are framed in the B Group, next to Flensburg, PSG, Porto, HC Motor, Kielce and Veszprem. The Blaugrana team is the leader with 4 points out of 6 possible, tied with the Hungarian team of the Telekom Veszprem, who defeated the Barcelona In the last third day, in his field, by a tight 29-28. He too German Kielce and FC Porto Portuguese they have four points to their credit.
The Blaugrana team is the current champion of the competition, so it has the responsibility and intention to defend its condition against teams as powerful as the PSG, the Veszprem Hungarian or own Flensburg. In this sense, the Dinamo Bucharest is a more accessible a priori rival, where, in addition, in its pavilion of the Palau Blaugrana Barcelona It is clear favorite to take the victory.
The change of coach represents a new project within the Barça, which comes from suffering a severe setback in the grand final of the handball Club World Cup, the Super Globe, where he clearly lost to him Magdeburg by 33-28. The culé team, yes, conquered the Spanish Super Cup against Ademar León by a tight 30-27, while also defeating the Fraikin Granollers by 36-26 in the Catalunya Cup. Add two titles out of three possible in your locker, for the moment.
The Barça team participates in the EHF Champions League matchday four, where are the most powerful equipment of Europe. The positive is that they have a deep squad, full of internationals, which gives many possibilities to Antonio Carlos Ortega.
The Barcelona he is also on the right track in the Sacyr ASOBAL League, where so far it has a full of victories. Beat the Fraikin Granollers in the Catalan derby last day, played on Tuesday, October 12.
The margin that the FC Barcelona in his league allows him to do rotations to go all out in the Champions League. Its extensive and compensated staff allows you to Ortega, as before to Xavi Pascual, to dose efforts and so that its most important players arrive fresh to the most important competition of the season, where the Catalans defend their title. Now against the Dinamo Bucharest will have to get away with everything, since after the defeat against him Veszprem in Hungary is tied with up to three other teams in this B Group.
The Romanian team of Dinamo Bucharest, meanwhile, adds two points with a balance of one wins by two losses. On the first day of this B Group, beat the Kielce German by 32-29. However, then he has chained two consecutive defeats, the one of the second day of beating in the field of PSG (41-30) and on the third date by a single goal difference, at home, 26-27.
When is Barça-Dinamo Bucharest played?
The game is played Today, Thursday, October 14, at 8:45 p.m.
Where to see Barça – Dinmano Bucharest?
The meeting can be seen by the DAZN platform, which relays the Handball Champions League in Spain. You can also watch the game by Esport3 in Catalonia. You can follow all the information about the match live on the Mundo Deportivo website.