2007–08 LEN Euroleague

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2007-08 LEN Euroleague
League LEN Euroleague
Sport Water Polo
Duration 26 September 2007 to
10 May 2008
Number of teams 16 (Preliminary Round)
42 (Total)
Final Four
Finals champions Italy Pro Recco (5th title)
  Runners-up Croatia Jug Dubrovnik
Euroleague seasons

The 2007–08 LEN Euroleague is the ongoing 45th edition of LEN's premier competition for men's water polo clubs. It is scheduled to run from 26 September 2007 to 10 May 2008, and it is contested by 42 teams. The Final Four (semifinals, final, and third place game) will take place on May 9 and May 10 in Barcelona.

Qualifying Round 1

Group A (Istanbul)

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Montenegro VK Primorac Kotor 6 6 0 0 95 26 +69 18
Russia Lukoil Spartak Volgograd 6 5 0 1 67 40 +27 15
Greece N.C. Chios 6 4 0 2 62 46 +16 12
Slovakia CH Hornets Košice 6 3 0 3 51 49 +2 9
Netherlands PSV Eindhoven 6 1 1 4 54 68 -14 4
Turkey Yuzme Istanbul 6 1 1 4 49 71 -22 4
Switzerland Lugano Pallanouto 6 0 0 6 25 103 -78 0

Preliminary Round

Location of teams of the 2007–08 LEN Euroleague group stage.
Red pog.svg Red: Group A; Green pog.svg Green: Group B; Blue pog.svg Blue: Group C; Yellow pog.svg Yellow: Group D.
Key to colours in group tables
Group winners and runners-up advanced to the Quarter-finals

Group A

Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Greece Olympiacos 6 4 1 1 54 47 +7 13
Croatia HAVK Mladost 6 4 0 2 54 42 +12 12
Russia Sintez Kazan 6 2 1 3 52 50 +2 7
Montenegro Jadran Herceg Novi 6 1 0 5 45 66 −21 3

Group B

Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Italy Pro Recco 6 5 0 1 78 49 +29 15
Montenegro Primorac Kotor 6 3 1 2 52 55 −3 10
Russia Spartak Volgograd 6 2 1 3 55 66 −11 7
France Marseille 6 1 0 5 57 72 −15 3

Group C

Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Hungary Vasas 6 4 1 1 55 45 +10 13
Croatia Jug Dubrovnik 6 4 0 2 57 50 +7 12
Hungary Honvéd 6 3 1 2 50 46 +4 10
Greece Ethnikos Piraeus 6 0 0 6 44 65 −21 0

Group D

Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Serbia Partizan 6 5 0 1 61 42 +19 15
Italy Posillipo 6 3 1 2 62 57 +5 10
Italy Brixia Leonessa 6 2 0 4 51 60 −9 6
Spain Atlètic-Barceloneta 6 1 1 4 50 65 −15 4

Knockout stage

Quarter-finals

The first legs were played on 26 March, and the second legs were played on 9 April 2008.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Jug Dubrovnik Croatia 18–17 Greece Olympiacos 10–5 8–12
Partizan Serbia 19–22 Croatia HAVK Mladost 9–9 10–13 (p)
Primorac Kotor Montenegro 13–14 Hungary Vasas 6–8 7–6
Pro Recco Italy 25–18 Italy Posillipo 13–10 12–8

Final Four (Barcelona)

Piscina Municipal de Montjuïc, Barcelona, Spain