Alba Berlin has clearly lost his first home game after the Corona forced break. The German basketball champion under looked in the Euro league in front of 1600 spectators to the Spanish top club Real Madrid with 74:89 (36:48).
For the Berliner it was the twelfth defeat in the 18th game. Best Alba Werner were Mao do Lo with 21 as well as Marcus Eriksson and Ben Lamers with ten points each.
At Alba, all players from the Corona quarantine have been back since the previous day. Johannes Thailand and Jonas Matisse were not back against Real. The Berliners needed a few minutes to find in the game. Led by Lo, they then found the rhythm, and the international brought the hosts in the middle of the first quarter for the first time (11: 8).
Alba Berlin rear phew — and front too
Alba continued to do very hard, made too many mistakes and awarded too many throws. Also in the defensive lacked the necessary access.
Only two fouls they collected in the first half. Real immediately punished these errors and moved to 15 points of it (33:48).
After the site change, Alba came from the cabin with significantly more energy and fought back to four meters (46:50). The Spaniards remained unimpressed and played their advantages under the basket. Before the last quarter, the residue was 17 points again (56:73) — the game was virtually decided.