SG BBM Bietigheim is scheduled to play Romanian champions CSM Bucharest within the Champions League on Sunday. Coach Markus Gogish warns initially concerning the private high quality of the opponents.
Preparations for SG BBM Bietigheim’s away recreation within the Champions League (Sunday, September 25, 16:00) didn’t go as deliberate. After Wednesday’s Bundesliga derby in opposition to Neckarsulm was canceled by itself, SG BBM went to the health club reasonably than the house derby. Neckarsulm’s ladies suffered from too many absences resulting from sickness – not superb for Bietigheim coach Markus Gogisch.
“When I have a look at the sport in Bucharest, it could be good if we have now one thing that I wish to attempt within the competitors,” Gaugish stated of the waiver. “But it is not unhealthy. We did it in coaching. It’s prime quality for us too.”
Transition from competitors to coaching
For his workforce, the transition from competitors to observe mode was tougher. “The women are fully targeted on the sport all day, and then you definately stop and also you decelerate the thoughts a little bit bit, after which you must go to regular coaching,” Gogish describes the scenario, which the workforce absolutely embraced regardless of the disagreeable pace coaching. . “The women tore it up and did nicely.”
Cream day in opposition to Budapest
By Wednesday night, the main focus was on CSM Bucharest. The Romanian champions, just like the Bietigheimers, began the Champions League with two wins, however not as spectacular as SG BBM. Gaugis’ workforce made everybody sit up and take discover final Sunday once they gained 40-20 in opposition to favorites Ferencvaros Budapest. “The consequence in opposition to Budapest was not regular,” stated the 48-year-old. “It was superb from us. It confirmed that we will do it in each recreation within the Champions League.”
However, in Bucharest, Bietigame must adapt to a special kind of opponent. “It shall be fully totally different, way more private,” says Gaugisch, who coaches the German ladies’s workforce with the Bietiheimers, describing the Romanians’ type. “The recreation system is straightforward. Not too difficult, not too massive actions, simply particular person high quality. I believe it is more durable to defend than planning.”
Personal high quality in Bucharest
According to Gogish, the workforce is filled with “one of the best handball gamers”. Playmaker Grace Zaadi, who signed in the summertime, shall be of explicit curiosity. For Gogish, he is likely one of the high three gamers on this planet in his place. “He’s a extremely good handball participant who can do all the things.” In addition, Christina Neagu is a four-time world handball participant. At 34, he is likely one of the seniors within the squad however nonetheless world-class, having turn into a breakout star within the Champions League final season. “He continues to do nice issues.”
He is particularly trying ahead to the Romanian followers. Two years in the past, Bietigame Bucharest’s away recreation was canceled because of the pandemic. The second leg in Ludwigsburg reached thousands and thousands of clicks on the dwell stream. An indication of what SG BBM might face on Sunday. “It’s nice. The curiosity in ladies’s handball in Eastern Europe is way increased than in Germany. I’m trying ahead to going there after we put the win in Budapest behind us, and Bucharest will suppose, ‘Oh, who’s going to return.’ ?'”
59th straight win for Bietigame?
Gogish has little question that his workforce can maintain their very own within the Bucharest cauldron. “We’re assured sufficient to take it up a notch, even with the excitement round it, to not swap to candy and nice.”
Bietigheim’s ladies’s profitable streak is second to none, with 59 consecutive victories. “For us, it is all about profitable video games. It would not matter if it is the 2nd, third, fifth or 59th. The streak ends in some unspecified time in the future. There’s no undefeated workforce. The world would not finish. Because of this,” Gogish seems forward. . However, he would favor it if not in opposition to Bucharest. “If we will take the streak a little bit bit additional, I would not thoughts it, in fact.”