MATCH REVIEW: Frisch Aug Göppingen got their fourth win in four group matches with an eight goal victory at home against HC Midtjylland.
Strong second half earns Göppingen clear win
After an even first half, Frisch Auf Göppingen drew clear in the final 30 minutes of their home match against HC Midtjylland to win 31:23. The win was Göppingen's fourth in a row in the group phase.
In the second half, Göppingen would leave no doubt as to who was the stronger side. From the start of the half the hosts took back the lead, and they would continue to increase their lead throughout the half and finished with a clear lead of eight goals by the end.
“We had trouble in the defence in the first half, but thanks to great performances by Primoz Prost and Lars Kaufmann we turned the game around after the break," said Göppingen coach Magnus Andersson.
"It was a very good game in the first half, and it was a very tight game, and in the second half we had a lot of problems in one-on-one situations," said Mdtjylland coach Morten Secher.
TEXT: Peter Bruun / ap
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