Fenerbahce and Metz in the same ECLW groupPhoto: ETTU
The ECLW draw was held today in Bratislava: reigning champion will play in the Group C, against actual ETTU Cup finalist and Postas Sport Egyesulet
During the European Youth Championships in Bratislava The ECLW draw was held today as a part of the meeting and workshop dedicated to the most important club competition in ETTU (you can watch the draw here).
According to regulations, 12 clubs is divided in four groups. Reigning champion, Turkish Fenerbahce will play in the Group C beside actual ETTU Cup finalist Metz TT (France) and Postas Sport Egyesulet (Hungary).
The top seeded Berlin Eastside, two time ECLW champion, is posted in the Group A, fallowed by two newcomers: Bursa Buyuksehir Belediyespor (Turkey) and TT Saint Quentin (France).
The 2011/2012 ECLW finalist, Austrian SVNO STROCK, is the biggest name in the Group C. Szekszard and UCAM Cartegana are the challengers.
Two title pretenders shares Group D, the actual ETTU Cup winner Zamek Tarnobrzeg and double ECLW winner Linz AG Froschberg. CP Lyssois Lille Metropole (France) must be considered as an outsider in this company.
It will be for the very first time that ECLW starts with 12 clubs divided in four groups. Turkish Fenerbahce was clear favorite in previous two seasons, but this time no one can be named as big favorite.
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|GROUP A||GROUP B|
|TTC Berlin Eastside (Germany)||SVNO STROCK|
|Bursa Buyuksehir Belediyespor (Turkey)||Szekszard AC (Hungary)|
|TT Saint Quentin (France)||UCAM Cartagena (Spain)|
|GROUP C||GROUP D|
|Fenerbahce (Turkey)||KTS Spar Zamek Tarnobezeg (Poland)|
|Metz TT (France)||Linz AG Froschberg (Austria)|
|Postas Sport Egyesulet (Hungary)||CP Lyssois Lille Metropole (France)|