Play Off Preview

Marin Jelinic

After a short holiday pause and European championship duties, the teams are getting back on the SEHA League court. It's time to continue the 9th SEHA season journey. February will be reserved for the Play Off Phase in which we will find out the names of all Quarter-finals participants. Eight teams will participate in this phase and each of them will play two matches. Four best teams from this phase will then proceed to the Quarter-finals where PPD Zagreb, Motor Zaporozhye, Vardar and Telekom Veszprem are already waiting. 

The first leg of the Play Off Phase starts on Saturday, 1st of February and the opening match will be played between Nexe and Eurofarm Pelister. On Sunday, February 2nd Spartak will meet Tatran Presov while Metaloplastika will play Vojvodina. Beijing Sport University will play against Meshkov Brest on March 2nd which will mark the end of the first leg. 

Second leg of the Play Off Phase will start with the match between Tatran Presov and Spartak that is scheduled for Saturday, 8th of February. Vojvodina and Metaloplastika will meet on Tuesday, the 11th of February, and the next day, on the 12th of February Eurofarm will host Nexe. The last match of this phase will be played on Tuesday, March 3rd when Meshkov Brest and Beijing Sport University will clash. 

Play Off match schedule
1/8 first leg: 
Nexe – Eurofarm Pelister (February 1st)
Spartak – Tatran Presov (February 2nd)
Metaloplastika – Vojvodina (February 2nd)
Beijing Sport University – Meshkov Brest  (March 2nd)

1/8 second leg: 
Tatran Presov – Spartak (February 8th)
Vojvodina – Metaloplastika  (February 11th)
Eurofarm Pelister – Nexe (February 12th)
Meshkov Brest – Beijing Sport University (March 3rd)

Beijing Sport University and Meshkov Brest will play both matches in Brest, on 2nd and 3rd of March.

The excitiment on the SEHA court is about to start again so prepare your cheering props and be ready to experience handball!