AEK has an appointment with history tonight (20:00).
The Union is playing in OAKA against Burgos in the final of the Basketball Champions League and wants to reach the fourth European title, after the Cup Winners’ Cup in 1968, Saporta in 2000 and the BCL in 2018.
Elias Papatheodorou’s team is again in front of a Spanish team, after Zaragoza on Friday night, with Burgos being a more difficult obstacle, something that has shown in the two matches it has given so far in the Final 8 against Hapoel Jerusalem. and Dijon, of whom he prevailed comfortably.
The coach of AEK does not face any problems and is expected to have the same dozen, leaving out Mavroidi, Katsiveli, Moraitis and Gondika.
Papatheodorou wants to see again the offensive line of his team to work as in the previous two games and of course he bets a lot on the experience and performances of his players from big games.
The two teams had met in the regular season, with AEK prevailing 74-66 in OAKA on November 13th and Burgos in Spain 93-76 on January 22nd.
The winner, in addition to the cup, will win 1 million euros, with the loser receiving 400,000 euros.
At 5:00 the small final between Zaragoza and Dijon takes place.