Zenit of Saint Petersburg and Barça you see the faces in the bedroom game of the series for the best of five games in the Euroleague quarterfinals. The culé team has recovered the field factor in favor after winning the third game by 70-78, with a great performance by Brandon davies.
The team of Sarunas Jasikevicius is shown as the rival to beat right now in Europe, surely next to the Anadolu efes. The culés right now dominate Zenit by Xavi Pascual 2-1, so if they win this fourth game they will get back to a Final four.
Barça had an excellent Brandon davies with 22 points, seconded by a notable Cory Higgins with 16. Nikola Mirotic He does not have his best series in attack and added 11 points, so the Blaugrana team needs him at his best level in this fourth game if they want to win.
Pau Gasol who has returned to Barça to face this final stage of his career. Kyle kuric He returned to contribute with his outside shot and went up to 13 points. By the Zenith of St. Petersburg, Billy Baron was the most outstanding player with 19 points, where he was also seconded Alex Poythress, with 14 points, Kevin Pangos or Will Thomas, both with 10 points.
The Barca had a very bad start to the tie, where they lost at home against the Russians by 74-76 and in the second match they had to go to extra time to win by 81-78, where two robberies of Adam Hanga in the final minutes they were decisive.
The Barca faces these quarter-finals as the first seed of the regular phase of the Euroleague, Meanwhile he Zenith is eighth. Although the culés started off as clear favorites, and are already with an advantage in the series, the Russians are far from being defeated.
The Russian team coach, Xavi Pascual, It is a historical of the Blaugrana club, since it won the second Barça Euroleague in 2010, and has already shown during the tie of the effectiveness of his board, before a Jasikevicius that in the last third game he already controlled the duel better thanks to his tactical adjustments. In this fourth game, it will be necessary to see if they can close the pass to the Cologne Final Four.
When do you play Zenit – Barça?
The game is played today, Friday, April 30, at 19.00 hours
Where to see the Zenit – Barça?
The encounter can be seen through DAZN, platform that relays the Euroleague exclusively in Spain. You can follow all the information about the match live on the Mundo Deportivo website.
You can enjoy this game for free with the DAZN 30-day trial period, without permanence.