Last 16 begins with clash of former champions in Flensburg
A mouth-watering matchup between 2014 champions SG Flensburg-Handewitt and two-time champions Montpellier HB kickstarts the VELUX EHF Champions League Last 16, which will see all 12 matches accompanied by English-language commentary on ehfTV.com.
The match on Wednesday 18 March at 19:00 CET in Flens Arena is the only midweek clash of the round, with the remaining first leg matches taking place on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 March.
A fascinating tie between surprise contenders FC Porto Sofarma and Aalborg Handbold gets the weekend programme underway, while reigning champions HC Vardar will face MOL-Pick Szeged in a repeat of last season’s thrilling quarter-final tie.
The second leg will take place the following week, with all six matches played over the weekend of 28/29 March. Throw-off times for all matches in the round can be seen on ehfCL.com.
Author: EHF / cor