Sam Van Rossom and Valencia opened the final of the EuroCup with a 89-75 victory versus Alba Berlin. This is a solid Belgian touch. Sam Van Rossom signed for 15 points and 7 assists. Will Thomas, ex-Liege and ex-winner of the referendum as the Star of the Coaches of The Newspaper was topschutter with 22 points and gathered 6 rebounds.
If Valencia Friday in the German capital wins has Rossom, after 2014, a second victory in the EuroCup bite. With a defeat, get Valencia on Monday next week, in your own home and in the belle win a European triumph. “Happy with the profit, but we realize that we are in Berlin now for a hellish job. This Alba is strong and will go to any extreme,” realized luminary Sam Van Rossom after the end of the contest.
With 9,000 spectators was “La Fonteta” filled to the brim. In a frenzied atmosphere, it was Will Thomas who Valencia in tow. Thomas was the driving force behind the 20-13 Spanish bonus after the first quarter. Sam Van Rossom threw in the first half, a few assists, but Valencia could be a 26-15 standings’t hold it. The young Berlin was offensive efficient, and approached through different players to 33-32. With the first basket of van Rossom drew Valencia, nevertheless the rest in with a 41-38 bonusje. Van Rossom scored immediately eight points, including two bombs, and at 58-49, it was a new Spanish secession is a fact. The momentum of Valencia was abandoned due to problems at the game table making the party ten minutes lay still. After three quartz flickered a Spanish 71-53 bonus on the scoreboard. The Germans were not wards and knokten back in the party: 71-62. The duo Van Rossom/Thomas, however, all doubts and asked the Spanish profit after 77-65 safe.