Anadolu Efes, one of our representatives in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, faces Real Madrid in the first match of the Play-Off. This season, Real Madrid won the match played in Istanbul 73-65, and Anadolu Efes won the battle in Madrid 108-83. The second match of the series, in which the team with 3 victories will be written in the Final Four, will be at Sinan Erdem Sports Hall on Thursday, April 22. will be played. Follow the score and important details of the Anadolu Efes – Real Madrid match at fanatik.com.tr …
Anadolu Efes, one of our representatives in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, is hosting Real Madrid, the Spanish representative, in the first match of the Play-Off quarter-final series. Having finished the regular season in the 3rd place in the number one organization of European basketball at the club level, Anadolu Efes is struggling to reach the semi-finals with Real Madrid on the 6th step.
THE MATCH HAS STARTED.
Real Madrid started fast and took an 8-0 lead
The schedule of the other games in the Play-Off quarter-final series is as follows:
Thursday, April 22: 20.00 Anadolu Efes-Real Madrid
Tuesday, April 27: 22.00 Real Madrid-Anadolu Efes
(If necessary, the 4th match will be played in Madrid on 29 April, and the 5th will be played on 4 May in Istanbul)
Ergin Ataman: We must start by winning
The head coach of Anadolu Efes, Ergin Ataman, made statements before the tough match. Stating that they should start by winning, Ataman said, “In Play-Off, we need to evaluate each match separately and make Real Madrid accept our strategy and game philosophy in the first match. Walter Tavares is a great power under the rim in Real Madrid. A rising performance of Usman Garuba. There is, and Trey Thompkins is effective on both inside and outside shooting. All of his outside players have a very good vision of the game. They play the duo games well and the screening out shots are very effective. Of course, the offense is important for us to win the match, but we must be able to defend well and go on fast attack. “It will be a tough series. We must start by winning,” he said.
Doğuş Balbay: We have a goal to go to Madrid with advantage
Doğuş Balbay, captain of Anadolu Efes, made statements before the difficult encounter. Stating that they aim to keep the advantage in their home matches and go to Madrid that way, the national player said, “Real Madrid is a team that can score both inside and outside and has a wide team. They will try to use the power of Walter Tavares especially in the painted area. “We will try to break their order. We have the goal of keeping the advantage in the matches we will play at home and go to Madrid that way,” he said.