Vardar Skopje – FC Barcelona: Demanding start for Barça (29-29)
Rutenka's goals (8) allowed Barça to stay in the game, but they weren't enough to claim victory
Barça’s road in Europe won’t be easy this year and this Saturday Xavi Pascual’s men got a first taste of what lies ahead. The match can be summed up with the name of one of the players: Siarhei Rutenka. His goals allowed Barça to fight back and react against a difficult opponent. The home team were forced to claw their way back into the match in order to not be defeated. The end score was 29 to 29.