Valencia Basket's visit to the Palau last April / PHOTO: ARXIU FCB

Barça Regal have an opponent in the semi-finals of the Liga Endesa playoffs. Valencia Basket, who beat Lagun Aro GBC by 75 to 67 in the third and last game in quarter-finals, will face the Catalans in the next round.

First game on Thursday

Xavi Pascual’s men, who swept Lucentum Alicanted 2-0 in the quarter-finals, will host Valencia Basket this Thursday at the Palau Blaugrana at 21:45.  The second match, which is scheduled for Sunday at noon, of the series will also be at the Palau. After that match, the series will continue in Valencia on May 30th at 20:15. It’s worth noting that the semi-final playoff is a best of five series, meaning that after the third match in Valencia, two more could be played. If necessary, the first will be in Valencia on Friday, June 1 and the second will be at the Palau, Sunday June 3

1st semi-final match
FC Barcelona Regal – Valencia Basket or Lagun Aro GBC
Thursday, May 24, 21:45 (Esport3)

2nd semi-final match
FC Barcelona Regal – Valencia Basket o Lagun Aro GBC
Sunday, May 27, 12  (Esport3)

3rd semi-final match
Valencia Basket or Lagun Aro GBC – FC Barcelona Regal
Wednesday, May 30, 20:45 (Esport3)

4th semi-final match (only if necessary)
València Basket or Lagun Aro GBC – FC Barcelona Regal
Friday, June 1, 20:45  (Esport3)

5th semi-final match (only if necessary)
FC Barcelona Regal – Valencia Basket or Lagun Aro GBC
Sunday, June 3, 12:30 (Esport3)

Barça Regal: two for two

Barça Regal have beaten Valencia Basket twice this season. On match day 7 of the Liga Endesa, on Valencia’s court, Xavi Pascual’s men won by 68 to 72. The Catalans also won at the Palau by 76 to 72.