At the European Championship, the best eight were revealed, revealing the pairs of the quarterfinals.
Having triumphed in the Lithuanian group, the Slovenians guaranteed themselves a relatively comfortable path to the medals. They beat the Belgians in the round of 16, and in the quarter-finals they faced the Poles, who are also not favorites.
Germany, the host of the playoffs, had a very difficult challenge – they will have to stop the Greeks led by Giannis Antetokounmpo in Berlin.
Spain, which eliminated Lithuania, also had a serious task. The Finnish national team represented by Lauri Markkanen, who is playing a fantastic championship, has reached such heights for the first time and has no intention of stopping.
The fourth pair consists of the teams of France and Italy, who have eliminated capable rivals – Turkey and Serbia.
One of these eight national teams will become the European champion, the final will be held on September 18.
September 13, 6:15 p.m.: Spain – Finland
September 13, 9:30 p.m.: Germany – Greece
September 14, 6:15 p.m.: France – Italy
September 14, 9:30 p.m.: Slovenia – Poland