Villeneuve-d’Ascq joins Asvel in the semis of the Eurocup
There will be a French club in the final of Europe after the qualification of…
There will be a French club in the final of Europe after the qualification of Villeneuve-d’Ascq this Thursday, at the expense of the Spaniards of Zaragoza.
France is guaranteed to have a representative in the final of the Women’s Basketball Eurocup since Asvel and Villeneuve-d’Ascq will face each other in the last four after the qualification Thursday evening of the Northerners.
After the Lyonnaises, who won their ticket on Wednesday by dominating Angers a second time (71-60, 88-58 on the way), Villeneuve-d’Ascq held on against Zaragoza. Victorious by 16 points at home in the first leg (84-68), the Northerners lost by nine lengths on the return trip to Spain (65-56). Asvel will receive in the first round, scheduled for March 16, while the second will take place on March 23.
The other semi-final will oppose the Turks of Galatasaray to Venice. The name of Bourges’ successor will be known after the final, also played in two matches, on April 5 and 12.