Interest in the LEN Champions League Final Six – being held at the Duna Aréna from 25-27 May – has been huge. The last batch of three-day tickets is now on sale, whereas single-day tickets are still available for each of the three days – including the cheapest 500 forint ones – at the jegyed.hu website.
Szolnok, Recco, Olympiakos, Dubrovnik and Eger have made it to the Final Six and OSC still have a chance of joining them as the sixth and final qualifier for the climax of European men's water polo's premier club competition, due to take in Budapest from 25-27 May. Tickets for the tournament including those priced at just 500 forints are still available at www.jegyed.hu!
László Tóth’s OSC team recorded a hard-fought 11-9 victory over Nice in matchday 9 of Champions League Group A, thereby maintaining the mathematical possibility of them progressing to the Final Six.
Eger beat Partizan Belgrade 8-4 to ensure a safe passage through to the season final of the Final Six and can even qualify in second place if they defeat Jug Dubrovnik in their last group-stage fixture.
A superb defensive performance propelled Szolnok to a 6-4 win away at Olympiakos of Greece and ensured that Szolnok will qualify for the Final Six tournament as group A winners with one match still to go.
Eger take on Partizan Belgrade at 7 p-m- in the Bitskey uszoda – a match being shown live on M4 Sport –, and a hoped-for victory will secure them a place in the Final Six at the Duna Aréna in Budapest this May.
The Olympiakos against Szolnok encounter on Wednesday – which is being shown live on Sport1 TV at 16:30 – will all but decide who takes first place in the group, and a long with it, receive a bye into the semi-finals. Elsewhere, OSC host Nice at 20:15 in a match being shown on Digi Sport 2, and must win to stand a chance of progressing.
Interest in buying tickets for the Men's Final Six tournament on 25-27 May in the Duna Aréna has been huge. The section reserved for tournament season tickets now only has a few available but day tickets - including some priced at only 500 forints - for all three days are still able to be purchased on the jegyed.hu webpage.
The state of play in the Champions League is a little clearer with eight matches now played, which is good news for Eger but less so for OSC.
Be one of the first volunteers to work in the Duna Aréna, the new swimming complex which will be the second venue of the FINAL SIX in Budapest. In this wonderful facility Europe's best water polo club sides will play each other for the right to hold aloft the Champions' League trophy!