Barça Intersport conclude the first half of the the Champions League group stage as the undefeated leaders of Group D
Pick Szeged, 28
FCB Intersport, 33
Pick Szeged (15+13): Mikler, Tatai (ps), Vadkerty (1), Blazevic (-), Buday (-), Larholm (8, 2p), Sulc (8), Zubai (2), Ancsin (5), Prodanovic (3), Pribanic (-), Balogh (1), Kezekovic (-) and Czina (-).
FCB Intersport (18+15): Saric, Juanín García (5), Entrerríos (2), Sorhaindo (-), Aguirrezabalaga (2), Rocas (7, 4p), Morros (-), Noddesbo (6), Sarmiento (1), Rutenka (3), Gurbindo (2), Montoro (3) and Stranovski (2).
Referees: Nikolic and Stojkovic.
Score at five-minute increments: 4-3, 8-5, 11-7, 12-10, 13-14 and 15-18 (halftime), 17-19, 19-22, 21-25, 23-26, 25-29 and 28-33.
Barça Intersport were victorious in their match away to Hungary’s Pick Szeged, which means that the Blaugrana conclude the first half of Champions League Group Stage as the undefeated leaders of Group D with 10 points, two more than second place Füchse Berlin. Xavi Pascual’s men were made to work hard for this evening’s victory as they fought back from a four-goal deficit that the Hungarian team built up in the first 15 minutes of the match. However, the Blaugrana showed the necessary patience to mount a comeback. In addition, this evening’s game saw Barça Intersport score their 10,000th goal in European competitions.