Olympiakos continues its European journey, which tonight at 21:30 (ERTFLIX) faces the strong Brescia in Italy, for the 6th game of the group stage of the Champions League, with the sole goal of victory.
The Greek duo after the victory (12-10) over Giandran Split in Papastratio, for the 5th match of the top European inter-club competition, want to achieve a new victory against the champion of Italy, in order to maintain the unbeaten record and remain in the top spot. table of Group A.
The “red and whites” have a difficult task against the Italian team, but they are determined to pass victoriously from the neighboring country and reach their five victories and a draw, so far in the groups of this year’s Champions League. The team of Thodoris Vlachos is only first with 13 points with the Italian champion following in second place with 11.
In the match against Brescia, Thodoris Vlachos will have at his disposal his two goalkeepers, Colombo and Mourikis, however both are not at the desired level of readiness. Columbus was absent for a month from the action and Mourikis for 10 days, however they are on the mission. Against Jadran, Olympiakos played without a fullback, but showed its enormous quality as a team, after overcoming the obstacle of the Croatians. Against Brescia, the Legend is called to overcome the difficulties concerning the situation of his two players, which he managed in the previous match with Giandran and will try to leave Italy with the double …
The coach of Olympiacos, Thodoris Vlachos noted in this regard:
“As we move forward in the group every game and every result forms a clearer picture of our dynamics. This will also be a game of special conditions for us in a difficult home with a very good opponent. “Games like this are fun to play, especially at a time when he will not judge many things.”
For his part, Marko Bijac added:
“I expect a very difficult game. Brescia is a great team especially at home and I’m sure we have to do our best to get the three points there. We still do not know if we will all play and this is a problem that has been following us since the beginning of the season. However, I hope that in the second half we will be healthy. In any case, we will give 100% to complete this year with the victory and to return to Piraeus with the victory “.