ETO played in the home of CSM Bucaresti in the first round of the Main Round of the Championship. After the tight game in the first half, the home team secured their victory in the second half. The top scorers of ETO are Mörk (8 goals) and Tomori (7 goal).
ETO started the match with the combination of Görbicz, Tomori, Mörk, Bódi and Broch with Grimsbö at the net. Tomori scored the first goal, then Broch increased the lead, but then Neagu scored which was followed by 2 more after Tomori’s second goal, so Bucharest equalized in the 10th minute, the ding-dong fight continued, then Groot’s goal was followed by two from the Romanian team by Kurtovic and Manea and they took the lead, then ETO equalized and took the lead, then 3 minutes before the end of the first half, the result was draw again. In the last minutes the home team took advantage of ETO’s mistakes and increased the difference to 2 goals.
Half time result: 13-11.
Kurtovic scored the first goal of this half, which followed by a shorter uneventful period broken by Tomori’s score, she was fighting hard to equalize, but Bucharest scored two more times and the difference increased to 3 (16-13). By the half of the second part, the home team had increased their lead to 4 goals, but it didn’t stop there. When Niombla scored their 22nd goal, Ambros Martín requested time out. ETO returned with recharged batteries and fought hard for victory, but Bucharest didn’t let them get through taking over control, the difference was decresead to 3 goals, however, it shortly increased to 5 again, then Gullden scored the final goal from penalty throw.
Final result: 28-22.
ETO is going to host Nykobing on February 5th, tickets are available.