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Watch today, September 10:
1:00 p.m. – Turkish – French
9:45 pm – Spain – Lithuania
In Group B, Vincent Collet’s French team defeated Lithuania, Hungary and Bosnia and Herzegovina and went through the bitterness of losing to Germany and Slovenia. In the last match, Slovenia was led by Luka Dončičius, who scored almost half a point.
The French finished third in Group B and the top leaders in the first round were taller Rudy Gobert and Guerschon Yabusele. The leading scorer and emotional leader on the field was goalkeeper Evan Fournier, who scored 15 points.
France’s rival today, Turkey, is surrounded by scandals in the championship. They are particularly appealing to national team coach Ergin Ataman. In the famous Group A match against Sakartvel, Turkey lost after only 2 overtime (83:88) but bad events did not end with a final whistle. The Turks claim that their leader Furkan Kormaz was attacked behind the scenes in Tbilisi by the ring’s security guards. For this reason, E. Ataman even threatened to withdraw from the European Championship with his team.
However, having decided to fight, Turkey was involved in the scandal again. After realizing that they will face France in a few hours today (match starts at 12:00 local time on Saturday), the Turkish national team strategist was angry that such a first match did not respect the fans. Basketball.
In Group A, Turkey won 3 and lost 2, so in the end they finished second.
Spain – Lithuania
After three defeats in the group stages, Lithuania’s fate in European basketball is in balance, but after France’s victory over Bosnia, our national team can rest a bit. And then they themselves put in a good match, beating both Hungary and Bosnia and thus getting a ticket to the round of 16.
Today, our national football team will face Spain, who they beat twice in the management match in August. Of course, the last team did better than our team in the group stage, as they lost only once in Group A. .
However, the national team, which is currently undergoing a generational transformation, no longer has the likes of Pau and Marco Gasol, Sergio Rodriguez, Sergio Llull and others. However, we will also see the famous basketball player Rudy Fernandez in this national team. The last player is still a dangerous player in attack.
In addition to the European Basketball Championships, the Spanish national team naturalized American Lorzen Brown, who together with the Willy and Juancho Hernangomez brothers formed three national teams.
Watch the next match of the European Basketball Championship on TV3, the new Go3 TV or online on the news portal tv3.lt.