Amidst the final of the LEN Super Cup being played out in Athens this evening, earlier in the day the draw for the Quarter Finals of the Euro League was made in accordance with LEN protocols.
The first ranked team in Group E are the five-time winners, Astralpool Sabadell. They will take on the second placed team in Group F, the menacing looking Ethnikos Piraeus. The reigning champions, winners of Group F and as of tonight Super Cup winners, Olympiacos, will take on the second placed team in Group E, Dunaujvaros. The league leaders in Hungary, UVSE, will face KINEF Kirishi, while the team that finished top in Group H, Plebiscito Padova, will battle Dynamo Uralochka.
Teams will face each other twice in a home and away format. An aggregate score will be taken over the two ties to determine the winners. The fixtures will be played on the 4th, 5th, 25th and 26th on January. The four teams that win their ties will progress to the final four, while the losers will compete in the LEN Trophy.
Olympiacos Piraeus (GRE) vs Dunaujvaros (HUN)
Plebiscito Padova (ITA) vs Dynamo Uralochka (RUS)
KINEF Kirishi (RUS) vs UVSE (HUN)
Ethnikos Piraeus (GRE) vs Astralpool Sabadell (ESP)