2016–17 CEV Champions League

The 2016–17 CEV Champions League was the highest level of European club volleyball in the season and the 58th edition. The semi-finals and finals were held on April 29 and 30, 2017 at the palaLottomatica in Rome, Italy.[1]

2016–17 CEV Champions League
LeagueCEV Champions League
SportVolleyball
Total attendance262,064 (3,058 per match)
Finals
ChampionsRussia Zenit Kazan
  Runners-upItaly Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia
Finals MVPRussia Maxim Mikhaylov (KZN)
CEV Champions League seasons

QualificationEdit

The 12 teams of participants on the basis of ranking list for European Cup Competitions and 8 teams qualify from the qualification rounds.[2][3]

Rank Country Vacancies Qualified teams
1   Russia 2 Zenit Kazan
Dinamo Moscow
2   Italy 2 Azimut Modena
Cucine Lube Civitanova
3   Turkey 2 Halkbank Ankara
Istanbul BBSK
4   Poland 2 ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle
Asseco Resovia
5   Germany 1 Berlin Recycling Volleys
6   Belgium 1 Knack Roeselare
7   France 1 Paris Volley
8   Romania 1 SCM U Craiova
Qualification round 8   Belogorie Belgorod
  Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia
  Arkas Izmir
  PGE Skra Bełchatów
  VfB Friedrichshafen
  Noliko Maaseik
  ACH Volley Ljubjana
  Dukla Liberec

Pools compositionEdit

Pool A Pool B Pool C
  ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle   Berlin Recycling Volleys   Zenit Kazan
  Dinamo Moscow   Cucine Lube Civitanova   Paris Volley
  Istanbul BBSK   Asseco Resovia   Arkas Izmir
  Noliko Maaseik   Dukla Liberec   VfB Friedrichshafen
Pool D Pool E
  Azimut Modena   Halkbank Ankara
  SCM U Craiova   Knack Roeselare
  PGE Skra Bełchatów   Belogorie Belgorod
  ACH Volley Ljubjana   Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia

League roundEdit

Qualified for the Playoff round
Qualified as hosts for the Final round
  • All times are local.

Pool AEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle 5 1 15 16 5 3.200 531 469 1.132
2   Dinamo Moscow 4 2 11 14 10 1.400 563 552 1.020
3   Istanbul BBSK 2 4 7 9 14 0.643 506 534 0.948
4   Noliko Maaseik 1 5 3 7 17 0.412 513 557 0.921
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
6 Dec 18:00 ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle   3–0   Istanbul BBSK 25–12 28–26 29–27     82–65 Report
7 Dec 19:00 Dinamo Moscow   3–1   Noliko Maaseik 25–22 23–25 25–22 25–20   98–89 Report
21 Dec 18:00 Istanbul BBSK   1–3   Dinamo Moscow 25–19 18–25 18–25 22–25   83–94 Report
21 Dec 20:30 Noliko Maaseik   0–3   ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle 23–25 22–25 21–25     66–75 Report
18 Jan 19:00 Dinamo Moscow   1–3   ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle 23–25 21–25 30–28 20–25   94–103 Report
18 Jan 20:30 Noliko Maaseik   3–2   Istanbul BBSK 25–22 25–21 17–25 21–25 15–11 103–104 Report
31 Jan 18:00 ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle   3–1   Dinamo Moscow 25–17 25–22 27–29 25–21   102–89 Report
1 Feb 18:00 Istanbul BBSK   3–1   Noliko Maaseik 25–19 19–25 25–22 25–18   94–84 Report
14 Feb 18:00 ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle   3–0   Noliko Maaseik 25–23 25–19 25–21     75–63 Report
15 Feb 19:00 Dinamo Moscow   3–0   Istanbul BBSK 25–21 25–22 27–25     77–68 Report
1 Mar 18:00 Istanbul BBSK   3–1   ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle 25–23 16–25 25–22 26–24   92–94 Report
1 Mar 20:30 Noliko Maaseik   2–3   Dinamo Moscow 22–25 25–18 30–28 18–25 12–15 107–111 Report

Pool BEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Cucine Lube Civitanova 5 1 15 16 4 4.000 485 397 1.222
2   Berlin Recycling Volleys 4 2 12 14 9 1.556 504 487 1.035
3   Asseco Resovia 3 3 8 11 14 0.786 522 530 0.985
4   Dukla Liberec 0 6 1 4 18 0.222 436 533 0.818
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
6 Dec 19:30 Berlin Recycling Volleys   3–1   Cucine Lube Civitanova 21–25 25–16 25–18 26–24   97–83 Report
8 Dec 18:00 Dukla Liberec   2–3   Asseco Resovia 14–25 16–25 25–21 25–23 15–17 95–111 Report
20 Dec 20:30 Cucine Lube Civitanova   3–0   Dukla Liberec 25–21 25–15 25–20     75–56 Report
22 Dec 18:00 Asseco Resovia   3–2   Berlin Recycling Volleys 21–25 25–15 23–25 25–22 15–12 109–99 Report
18 Jan 18:00 Dukla Liberec   0–3   Berlin Recycling Volleys 18–25 23–25 16–25     57–75 Report
19 Jan 20:30 Asseco Resovia   0–3   Cucine Lube Civitanova 22–25 13–25 14–25     49–75 Report
1 Feb 20:30 Cucine Lube Civitanova   3–0   Asseco Resovia 25–21 25–16 25–16     75–53 Report
2 Feb 19:30 Berlin Recycling Volleys   3–0   Dukla Liberec 25–17 25–22 25–19     75–58 Report
14 Feb 19:30 Berlin Recycling Volleys   3–2   Asseco Resovia 25–20 25–22 21–25 20–25 15–13 106–105 Report
15 Feb 18:00 Dukla Liberec   1–3   Cucine Lube Civitanova 25–22 28–30 23–25 14–25   90–102 Report
1 Mar 18:00 Asseco Resovia   3–1   Dukla Liberec 20–25 25–18 25–19 25–18   95–80 Report
1 Mar 20:30 Cucine Lube Civitanova   3–0   Berlin Recycling Volleys 25–14 25–23 25–15     75–52 Report

Pool CEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Zenit Kazan 6 0 18 18 1 18.000 489 355 1.377
2   Arkas Izmir 4 2 9 12 13 0.923 517 560 0.923
3   VfB Friedrichshafen 1 5 5 10 17 0.588 572 601 0.952
4   Paris Volley 1 5 4 8 17 0.471 503 565 0.890
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
6 Dec 20:30 Paris Volley   2–3   VfB Friedrichshafen 25–22 26–24 18–25 18–25 13–15 100–111 Report
7 Dec 19:30 Arkas Izmir   0–3   Zenit Kazan 14–25 11–25 17–25     42–75 Report
21 Dec 19:00 Zenit Kazan   3–0   Paris Volley 25–17 25–15 25–21     75–53 Report
22 Dec 20:00 VfB Friedrichshafen   2–3   Arkas Izmir 21–25 23–25 25–22 25–19 12–15 106–106 Report
18 Jan 20:00 VfB Friedrichshafen   1–3   Zenit Kazan 13–25 25–23 13–25 21–25   72–98 Report
18 Jan 20:30 Paris Volley   1–3   Arkas Izmir 20–25 17–25 25–15 22–25   84–90 Report
31 Jan 19:00 Zenit Kazan   3–0   VfB Friedrichshafen 25–18 40–38 25–17     90–73 Report
1 Feb 19:30 Arkas Izmir   3–2   Paris Volley 25–21 23–25 16–25 25–19 23–21 112–111 Report
15 Feb 19:00 Paris Volley   0–3   Zenit Kazan 19–25 21–25 20–25     60–75 Report
15 Feb 19:30 Arkas Izmir   3–2   VfB Friedrichshafen 25–22 25–27 26–24 21–25 15–10 112–108 Report
1 Mar 19:00 Zenit Kazan   3–0   Arkas Izmir 25–15 26–24 25–16     76–55 Report
1 Mar 20:00 VfB Friedrichshafen   2–3   Paris Volley 20–25 25–9 23–25 25–21 9–15 102–95 Report

Pool DEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Azimut Modena 5 1 15 17 8 2.125 583 526 1.108
2   PGE Skra Bełchatów 3 3 9 12 11 1.091 533 509 1.047
3   SCM U Craiova 2 4 7 9 14 0.643 498 544 0.915
4   ACH Volley Ljubjana 2 4 5 11 16 0.688 569 604 0.942
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
6 Dec 18:00 SCM U Craiova   3–1   PGE Skra Bełchatów 30–28 25–23 19–25 25–22   99–98 Report
6 Dec 20:30 Azimut Modena   3–2   ACH Volley Ljubjana 25–22 21–25 25–19 23–25 15–11 109–102 Report
20 Dec 17:30 PGE Skra Bełchatów   1–3   Azimut Modena 22–25 25–21 17–25 22–25   86–96 Report
20 Dec 18:00 ACH Volley Ljubjana   3–2   SCM U Craiova 25–17 18–25 17–25 25–21 15–13 100–101 Report
17 Jan 20:30 Azimut Modena   3–1   SCM U Craiova 24–26 29–27 25–18 25–16   103–87 Report
19 Jan 18:00 ACH Volley Ljubjana   1–3   PGE Skra Bełchatów 19–25 21–25 25–18 15–25   80–93 Report
31 Jan 19:00 SCM U Craiova   0–3   Azimut Modena 16–25 19–25 18–25     53–75 Report
1 Feb 18:00 PGE Skra Bełchatów   3–1   ACH Volley Ljubjana 25–17 25–23 20–25 25–17   95–82 Report
14 Feb 20:30 Azimut Modena   3–1   PGE Skra Bełchatów 25–16 21–25 25–22 25–22   96–85 Report
15 Feb 19:00 SCM U Craiova   3–1   ACH Volley Ljubjana 25–19 27–29 25–21 25–23   102–92 Report
1 Mar 17:00 ACH Volley Ljubjana   3–2   Azimut Modena 25–21 23–25 25–27 25–20 15–11 113–104 Report
1 Mar 20:00 PGE Skra Bełchatów   3–0   SCM U Craiova 26–24 25–18 25–14     76–56 Report

Pool EEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia 5 1 14 17 8 2.125 556 519 1.071
2   Belogorie Belgorod 3 3 11 15 12 1.250 570 567 1.005
3   Knack Roeselare 3 3 9 12 12 1.000 542 524 1.034
4   Halkbank Ankara 1 5 2 5 17 0.294 467 525 0.890
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
7 Dec 17:30 Halkbank Ankara   0–3   Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia 19–25 23–25 23–25     65–75 Report
8 Dec 20:30 Knack Roeselare   2–3   Belogorie Belgorod 25–27 20–25 25–19 25–19 13–15 108–105 Report
22 Dec 19:00 Belogorie Belgorod   3–0   Halkbank Ankara 25–14 30–28 25–21     80–63 Report
22 Dec 20:30 Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia   3–0   Knack Roeselare 25–22 25–21 25–23     75–66 Report
18 Jan 17:30 Halkbank Ankara   1–3   Knack Roeselare 24–26 19–25 26–24 23–25   92–100 Report
18 Jan 20:30 Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia   3–2   Belogorie Belgorod 11–25 25–14 31–29 18–25 15–13 100–106 Report
1 Feb 19:00 Belogorie Belgorod   2–3   Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia 19–25 25–16 26–24 17–25 11–15 98–105 Report
1 Feb 20:30 Knack Roeselare   3–0   Halkbank Ankara 25–12 31–29 25–18     81–59 Report
15 Feb 17:30 Halkbank Ankara   3–2   Belogorie Belgorod 25–19 22–25 25–14 22–25 15–8 109–91 Report
15 Feb 20:30 Knack Roeselare   3–2   Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia 25–18 20–25 20–25 25–22 15–13 105–103 Report
1 Mar 18:00 Belogorie Belgorod   3–1   Knack Roeselare 25–20 25–20 15–25 25–17   90–82 Report
1 Mar 19:00 Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia   3–1   Halkbank Ankara 23–25 25–18 25–20 25–16   98–79 Report

Ranking of the third-placed teamsEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Knack Roeselare 3 3 9 12 12 1.000 542 524 1.034
2   Asseco Resovia 3 3 8 11 14 0.786 522 530 0.985
3   Istanbul BBSK 2 4 7 9 14 0.643 506 534 0.948
4   SCM U Craiova 2 4 7 9 14 0.643 498 544 0.915
5   VfB Friedrichshafen 1 5 5 10 17 0.588 572 601 0.952

PlayoffsEdit

  • All times are local.

Playoff 12Edit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg Golden Set
Arkas Izmir   0–6   Dinamo Moscow 0–3 0–3
Istanbul BBSK   3–3   Berlin Recycling Volleys 3–2 2–3 11–15
Asseco Resovia   1–5   Azimut Modena 2–3 1–3
PGE Skra Bełchatów   2–4   Cucine Lube Civitanova 1–3 3–2
Belogorie Belgorod   6–0   ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle 3–1 3–1
Knack Roeselare   0–6   Zenit Kazan 0–3 0–3

First legEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
14 Mar 20:30 Knack Roeselare   0–3   Zenit Kazan 23–25 19–25 18–25     60–75 Report
15 Mar 18:00 Istanbul BBSK   3–2   Berlin Recycling Volleys 25–20 30–32 25–22 20–25 15–13 115–112 Report
15 Mar 18:00 PGE Skra Bełchatów   1–3   Cucine Lube Civitanova 21–25 25–21 23–25 21–25   90–96 Report
15 Mar 20:30 Asseco Resovia   2–3   Azimut Modena 25–23 19–25 27–25 19–25 12–15 102–113 Report
15 Mar 19:00 Belogorie Belgorod   3–1   ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle 13–25 25–21 25–23 25–20   88–89 Report
16 Mar 19:00 Arkas Izmir   0–3   Dinamo Moscow 20–25 17–25 16–25     53–75 Report

Second legEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
21 Mar 19:00 Dinamo Moscow   3–0   Arkas Izmir 25–23 25–22 33–31     83–76 Report
21 Mar 19:30 Berlin Recycling Volleys   3–2   Istanbul BBSK 21–25 18–25 25–13 25–14 16–14 105–91 Report
Golden set Berlin Recycling Volleys   15–11   Istanbul BBSK
22 Mar 18:00 ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle   1–3   Belogorie Belgorod 22–25 25–20 24–26 21–25   92–96 Report
22 Mar 19:00 Zenit Kazan   3–0   Knack Roeselare 25–19 25–16 25–20     75–55 Report
22 Mar 20:30 Cucine Lube Civitanova   2–3   PGE Skra Bełchatów 26–24 25–16 26–28 15–25 13–15 105–108 Report
23 Mar 20:30 Azimut Modena   3–1   Asseco Resovia 25–23 20–25 25–23 25–23   95–94 Report

Playoff 6Edit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Berlin Recycling Volleys   4–2   Dinamo Moscow 3–2 3–2
Azimut Modena   0–6   Cucine Lube Civitanova 0–3 0–3
Zenit Kazan   6–0   Belogorie Belgorod 3–1 3–0

First legEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
4 Apr 19:30 Zenit Kazan   3–1   Belogorie Belgorod 25–14 25–17 23–25 26–24   99–80 Report
5 Apr 19:30 Berlin Recycling Volleys   3–2   Dinamo Moscow 23–25 22–25 25–19 25–18 15–10 110–97 Report
5 Apr 20:30 Azimut Modena   0–3   Cucine Lube Civitanova 23–25 18–25 27–29     68–79 Report

Second legEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
12 Apr 19:00 Dinamo Moscow   2–3   Berlin Recycling Volleys 35–37 25–22 25–21 15–25 8–15 108–120 Report
13 Apr 19:00 Belogorie Belgorod   0–3   Zenit Kazan 22–25 28–30 21–25     71–80 Report
13 Apr 20:30 Cucine Lube Civitanova   3–0   Azimut Modena 25–21 25–21 25–18     75–60 Report

Final fourEdit

 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
29 April
 
 
  Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia3
 
30 April
 
  Cucine Lube Civitanova2
 
  Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia0
 
29 April
 
  Zenit Kazan3
 
  Berlin Recycling Volleys0
 
 
  Zenit Kazan3
 
3rd place match
 
 
30 April
 
 
  Cucine Lube Civitanova3
 
 
  Berlin Recycling Volleys1

SemifinalsEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
29 Apr 16:30 Berlin Recycling Volleys   0–3   Zenit Kazan 21–25 22–25 13–25     56–75 Report
29 Apr 19:30 Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia   3–2   Cucine Lube Civitanova 25–19 22–25 25–19 21-25 15-9 108–65 Report

3rd place matchEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
30 Apr 16:00 Cucine Lube Civitanova   3–1   Berlin Recycling Volleys 29–27 22–25 25–21 25–21   101–94 Report

FinalEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
30 Apr 19:00 Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia   0–3   Zenit Kazan 15–25 23–25 14–25     52–75 Report

Final standingEdit

AwardsEdit

AttendanceEdit

  • Attendance includes playoff games
Pos Team Total Highest Lowest Average
1 Final Four games 40,500 11,500 8,000 9,875
2   PGE Skra Bełchatów 24,100 10,900 2,550 6,025
3   Belogorie Belgorod 21,950 5,150 3,400 4,390
4   Berlin Recycling Volleys 21,773 5,400 3,462 4,355
5   Asseco Resovia 16,220 4,258 3,752 4,055
6   Azimut Modena 18,336 4,407 3,208 3,667
7   Sir Sicoma Colussi Perugia 9,923 3,932 2,813 3,308
8   Zenit Kazan 15,750 4,450 1,950 3,150
9   Cucine Lube Civitanova 15,276 3,821 2,320 3,055
10   Dinamo Moscow 12,900 3.100 2,000 2,580
11   VfB Friedrichshafen 7,004 2,709 1,940 2,335
12   ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle 8,950 3,000 1,400 2,238
13   Dukla Liberec 6,365 2,180 2,035 2,122
14   Halkbank Ankara 6,182 4,320 750 2,061
15   Knack Roeselare 7,810 2,200 1,750 1,953
16   Arkas Izmir 7,700 2,100 1,700 1,925
17   Noliko Maaseik 5,220 1,950 1,520 1,740
18   SCM U Craiova 5,000 2,585 1,200 1,667
19   Paris Volley 4,931 2,680 751 1,644
20   ACH Volley Ljubjana 3,580 1,530 800 1,193
21   Istanbul BBSK 3,594 1,370 200 899
League total 262,064 11,500 200 3,058

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mitch Bowmile (2017-01-17). "The Palalottomatica in Rome Will Host the CEV Champions League Final 4". VolleyMob. Retrieved 2017-01-19.
  2. ^ "CEV unveils new format for Champions League". 20 March 2016.
  3. ^ "2017 Champions League to break all records of participation". 27 May 2016.