2017–18 CEV Champions League

The 2017–18 CEV Champions League was the highest level of European club volleyball in the season and the 59th edition.

2017–18 CEV Champions League
LeagueCEV Champions League
SportVolleyball
Finals
ChampionsRussia Zenit Kazan
  Runners-upItaly Cucine Lube Civitanova
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.[1]

Rank Country Vacancies Qualified teams
1   Russia 2 Zenit Kazan
Dinamo Moscow
2   Italy 2 Cucine Lube Civitanova
Trentino Diatec
3   Turkey 2 Halkbank Ankara
Arkas Izmir
4   Poland 2 Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle
PGE Skra Bełchatów
5   France 1 Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne
6   Belgium 1 Knack Roeselare
7   Germany 1 Berlin Recycling Volleys
8   Greece 1 PAOK Thessaloniki
Qualification round 8   Lokomotiv Novosibirsk
  Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia
  Fenerbahçe SK Istanbul
  Jastrzębski Węgiel
  Spacer's Toulouse VB
  Noliko Maaseik
  VfB Friedrichshafen
  Ford Store Levoranta Sastamala

Pools compositionEdit

  • The Drawing of Lots was held on 17 November 2017 in Moscow, Russia.
Pool A Pool B Pool C
  Cucine Lube Civitanova   Halkbank Ankara   Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne
  Knack Roeselare   PAOK Thessaloniki   Dinamo Moscow
  Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia   VfB Friedrichshafen   PGE Skra Bełchatów
  Fenerbahçe SK Istanbul   Ford Store Levoranta Sastamala   Lokomotiv Novosibirsk
Pool D Pool E
  Zenit Kazan   Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle
  Berlin Recycling Volleys   Trentino Diatec
  Spacer's Toulouse VB   Arkas Izmir
  Jastrzębski Węgiel   Noliko Maaseik

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   Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia 6 0 16 18 5 3.600 546 476 1.147
2   Cucine Lube Civitanova 4 2 13 14 7 2.000 500 448 1.116
3   Knack Roeselare 2 4 7 8 14 0.571 481 483 0.996
4   Fenerbahçe SK Istanbul 0 6 0 4 18 0.222 416 536 0.776
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
6 Dec 20:30 Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia   3–2   Cucine Lube Civitanova 28–30 20–25 25–23 25–19 15–9 113–106 Report
7 Dec 18:00 Fenerbahçe SK Istanbul   1–3   Knack Roeselare 20–25 19–25 25–21 16–25   80–96 Report
20 Dec 18:00 Fenerbahçe SK Istanbul   0–3   Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia 20–25 21–25 23–25     64–75 Report
21 Dec 20:00 Cucine Lube Civitanova   3–0   Knack Roeselare 25–22 26–24 25–22     76–68 Report
16 Jan 20:30 Knack Roeselare   2–3   Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia 25–21 25–27 15–25 25–21 12–15 102–109 Report
17 Jan 20:30 Cucine Lube Civitanova   3–1   Fenerbahçe SK Istanbul 25–22 25–11 21–25 25–12   96–70 Report
31 Jan 18:00 Fenerbahçe SK Istanbul   0–3   Cucine Lube Civitanova 20–25 19–25 18–25     57–75 Report
31 Jan 18:00 Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia   3–0   Knack Roeselare 25–16 25–22 25–17     75–55 Report
13 Feb 20:30 Knack Roeselare   0–3   Cucine Lube Civitanova 16–25 23–25 23–25     62–75 Report
15 Feb 20:30 Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia   3–1   Fenerbahçe Istanbul 25–22 25–12 20–25 25–18   95–77 Report
28 Feb 20:30 Knack Roeselare   3–1   Fenerbahçe SK Istanbul 25–19 25–9 23–25 25–15   98–68 Report
28 Feb 20:30 Cucine Lube Civitanova   0–3   Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia 24–26 23–25 25–27     72–78 Report

Pool BEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   VfB Friedrichshafen 6 0 17 18 4 4.500 533 412 1.294
2   Halkbank Ankara 3 3 9 12 10 1.200 513 491 1.045
3   PAOK Thessaloniki 2 4 8 11 14 0.786 547 581 0.941
4   Ford Store Levoranta Sastamala 1 5 2 4 17 0.235 423 514 0.823
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
5 Dec 19:00 Ford Store Levoranta Sastamala   3–2   PAOK Thessaloniki 25–19 27–29 33–35 25–23 15–11 125–117 Report
7 Dec 20:00 VfB Friedrichshafen   3–1   Halkbank Ankara 25–14 25–23 21–25 28–26   99–88 Report
19 Dec 19:00 Ford Store Levoranta Sastamala   0–3   VfB Friedrichshafen 22–25 15–25 15–25     52–75 Report
21 Dec 17:30 Halkbank Ankara   3–1   PAOK Thessaloniki 25–21 24–26 25–20 25–22   99–89 Report
17 Jan 17:30 Halkbank Ankara   3–0   Ford Store Levoranta Sastamala 25–22 25–21 25–16     75–59 Report
18 Jan 19:00 PAOK Thessaloniki   2–3   VfB Friedrichshafen 25–17 30–28 14–25 17–25 9–15 95–110 Report
31 Jan 20:00 VfB Friedrichshafen   3–0   PAOK Thessaloniki 25–22 25–17 25–18     75–57 Report
1 Feb 19:00 Ford Store Levoranta Sastamala   0–3   Halkbank Ankara 21–25 18–25 21–25     60–75 Report
13 Feb 19:00 PAOK Thessaloniki   3–1   Halkbank Ankara 25–16 16–25 26–24 25–20   92–85 Report
14 Feb 20:00 VfB Friedrichshafen   3–0   Ford Store Levoranta Sastamala 25–15 25–13 25–12     75–40 Report
28 Feb 17:30 Halkbank Ankara   1–3   VfB Friedrichshafen 14–25 21–25 26–24 19–25   80–99 Report
28 Feb 19:00 PAOK Thessaloniki   3–1   Ford Store Levoranta Sastamala 22–25 25–22 25–20 25–20   97–87 Report

Pool CEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Lokomotiv Novosibirsk 5 1 13 15 8 1.875 521 501 1.040
2   PGE Skra Bełchatów 3 3 9 12 12 1.000 532 536 0.993
3   Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne 3 3 8 13 14 0.929 585 602 0.972
4   Dinamo Moscow 1 5 6 10 16 0.625 555 576 0.964
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
6 Dec 18:00 PGE Skra Bełchatów   1–3   Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne 25–19 18–25 19–25 27–29   89–98 Report
7 Dec 19:30 Lokomotiv Novosibirsk   3–0   Dinamo Moscow 25–23 25–17 25–22     75–62 Report
20 Dec 19:30 Lokomotiv Novosibirsk   3–0   PGE Skra Bełchatów 25–18 25–18 25–19     75–55 Report
20 Dec 20:30 Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne   3–2   Dinamo Moscow 22–25 19–25 25–22 25–22 15–11 106–105 Report
16 Jan 20:30 Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne   2–3   Lokomotiv Novosibirsk 27–29 25–22 25–18 19–25 15–17 111–111 Report
17 Jan 19:00 Dinamo Moscow   2–3   PGE Skra Bełchatów 15–25 25–23 20–25 25–23 12–15 97–111 Report
31 Jan 19:30 Lokomotiv Novosibirsk   3–1   Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne 23–25 25–22 25–19 25–18   98–84 Report
31 Jan 18:00 PGE Skra Bełchatów   3–1   Dinamo Moscow 25–23 22–25 25–22 25–13   97–83 Report
13 Feb 18:00 PGE Skra Bełchatów   3–0   Lokomotiv Novosibirsk 25–19 25–15 25–19     75–53 Report
14 Feb 19:00 Dinamo Moscow   3–1   Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne 25–16 19–25 25–19 25–18   94–78 Report
28 Feb 19:00 Dinamo Moscow   2–3   Lokomotiv Novosibirsk 25–16 25–21 21–25 24–26 19–21 114–109 Report
28 Feb 20:30 Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne   3–2   PGE Skra Bełchatów 25–22 25–19 20–25 22–25 16–14 108–105 Report

Pool DEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Zenit Kazan 6 0 18 18 3 6.000 528 414 1.275
2   Jastrzębski Węgiel 3 3 9 11 11 1.000 464 486 0.955
3   Berlin Recycling Volleys 3 3 8 11 12 0.917 511 509 1.004
4   Spacer's Toulouse VB 0 6 1 4 18 0.222 437 533 0.820
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
6 Dec 20:00 Spacer's Toulouse VB   1–3   Zenit Kazan 31–29 20–25 23–25 19–25   93–104 Report
6 Dec 20:30 Jastrzębski Węgiel   3–0   Berlin Recycling Volleys 25–21 25–19 26–24     76–64 Report
19 Dec 18:00 Jastrzębski Węgiel   3–0   Spacer's Toulouse VB 25–10 25–21 25–20     75–51 Report
21 Dec 19:00 Zenit Kazan   3–1   Berlin Recycling Volleys 25–20 25–19 25–27 25–22   100–88 Report
16 Jan 18:00 Zenit Kazan   3–0   Jastrzębski Węgiel 25–13 25–23 25–12     75–48 Report
17 Jan 19:30 Berlin Recycling Volleys   3–0   Spacer's Toulouse VB 25–15 28–26 25–16     78–57 Report
30 Jan 20:00 Spacer's Toulouse VB   1–3   Berlin Recycling Volleys 20–25 25–15 23–25 18–25   86–90 Report
31 Jan 20:30 Jastrzębski Węgiel   0–3   Zenit Kazan 24–26 20–25 18–25     62–76 Report
13 Feb 20:00 Spacer's Toulouse VB   2–3   Jastrzębski Węgiel 17–25 22–25 25–23 25–23 12–15 101–111 Report
14 Feb 19:30 Berlin Recycling Volleys   1–3   Zenit Kazan 17–25 20–25 25–23 23–25   85–98 Report
28 Feb 19:00 Zenit Kazan   3–0   Spacer's Toulouse VB 25–15 25–10 25–13     75–38 Report
28 Feb 20:00 Berlin Recycling Volleys   3–2   Jastrzębski Węgiel 23–25 25–16 18–25 25–17 15–9 106–92 Report

Pool EEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle 5 1 14 17 7 2.429 560 521 1.075
2   Trentino Diatec 4 2 14 16 9 1.778 589 526 1.120
3   Noliko Maaseik 3 3 7 11 13 0.846 534 549 0.973
4   Arkas Izmir 0 6 1 3 18 0.167 426 513 0.830
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
5 Dec 20:30 Noliko Maaseik   1–3   Trentino Diatec 17–25 23–25 25–23 17–25   82–98 Report
6 Dec 19:00 Arkas Izmir   0–3   Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle 23–25 28–30 23–25     74–80 Report
20 Dec 20:30 Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle   3–2   Trentino Diatec 18–25 24–26 25–23 25–16 15–12 107–102 Report
20 Dec 20:30 Noliko Maaseik   3–2   Arkas Izmir 25–23 22–25 23–25 25–21 15–10 110–104 Report
17 Jan 20:30 Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle   3–0   Noliko Maaseik 25–22 25–20 25–18     75–60 Report
18 Jan 20:30 Trentino Diatec   3–0   Arkas Izmir 25–22 26–24 25–17     76–63 Report
30 Jan 20:30 Noliko Maaseik   3–2   Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle 26–24 24–26 25–20 22–25 17–15 114–110 Report
1 Feb 19:00 Arkas Izmir   1–3   Trentino Diatec 25–22 9–25 17–25 17–25   68–97 Report
14 Feb 20:30 Arkas Izmir   0–3   Noliko Maaseik 16–25 21–25 21–25     58–75 Report
14 Feb 20:30 Trentino Diatec   2–3   Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle 25–23 22–25 25–27 25–21 15–17 112–113 Report
28 Feb 18:00 Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle   3–0   Arkas Izmir 25–17 25–19 25–23     75–59 Report
28 Feb 20:30 Trentino Diatec   3–1   Noliko Maaseik 25–16 29–27 24–26 26–24   104–93 Report

Ranking of the third placed teamsEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne 3 3 8 13 14 0.929 585 602 0.972
2   Berlin Recycling Volleys 3 3 8 11 12 0.917 511 509 1.004
3   Noliko Maaseik 3 3 7 11 13 0.846 534 549 0.973
4   PAOK Thessaloniki 2 4 8 11 14 0.786 547 581 0.941
5   Knack Roeselare 2 4 7 8 14 0.571 481 483 0.996

PlayoffsEdit

Playoff 12Edit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg Golden Set
Halkbank Ankara   0–6   Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia 0–3 0–3
Noliko Maaseik   3–3   Lokomotiv Novosibirsk 3–0 1–3 12–15
PGE Skra Bełchatów   1–5   Cucine Lube Civitanova 2–3 0–3
Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne   2–4   Trentino Diatec 3–2 0–3
Jastrzębski Węgiel   0–6   Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle 1–3 0–3
Berlin Recycling Volleys   1–5   VfB Friedrichshafen 2–3 0–3

First legEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
13 Mar 17:30 Halkbank Ankara   0–3   Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia 18–25 22–25 29–31     69–81 Report
14 Mar 18:00 PGE Skra Bełchatów   2–3   Cucine Lube Civitanova 27–25 28–26 13–25 22–25 10–15 100–116 Report
14 Mar 19:30 Berlin Recycling Volleys   2–3   VfB Friedrichshafen 22–25 25–23 23–25 25–18 12–15 107–106 Report
14 Mar 20:30 Noliko Maaseik   3–0   Lokomotiv Novosibirsk 25–23 26–24 30–28     81–75 Report
14 Mar 20:30 Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne   3–2   Trentino Diatec 17–25 25–22 25–20 21–25 15–10 103–102 Report
14 Mar 20:30 Jastrzębski Węgiel   1–3   Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle 19–25 19–25 25–21 33–35   96–106 Report

Second legEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
20 Mar 20:30 Trentino Diatec   3–0   Chaumont VB 52 Haute Marne 26–24 25–23 27–25     78–72 Report
21 Mar 19:30 Lokomotiv Novosibirsk   3–1   Noliko Maaseik 25–18 25–22 19–25 26–24   95–89 Report
Golden set Lokomotiv Novosibirsk   15–12   Noliko Maaseik
21 Mar 20:00 Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle   3–0   Jastrzębski Węgiel 25–21 25–20 25–12     75–53 Report
21 Mar 20:30 Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia   3–0   Halkbank Ankara 25–23 25–23 25–13     75–59 Report
22 Mar 20:00 VfB Friedrichshafen   3–0   Berlin Recycling Volleys 25–19 25–23 25–22     75–64 Report
22 Mar 20:30 Cucine Lube Civitanova   3–0   PGE Skra Bełchatów 25–17 25–18 25–21     75–56 Report

Playoff 6Edit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia   4–2   Lokomotiv Novosibirsk 3–1 2–3
Cucine Lube Civitanova   5–1   Trentino Diatec 3–1 3–2
Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle   5–1   VfB Friedrichshafen 3–2 3–0

First legEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
4 April 20:30 Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia   3–1   Lokomotiv Novosibirsk 24–26 25–15 25–19 25–21   99–81 Report
4 April 20:30 Cucine Lube Civitanova   3–1   Trentino Diatec 25–22 23–25 25–19 28–26   101–92 Report
4 April 20:30 Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle   3–2   VfB Friedrichshafen 25–23 25–21 22–25 22–25 15–13 109–107 Report

Second legEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
10 April 20:00 VfB Friedrichshafen   0–3   Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle 19–25 18–25 13–25     50–75 Report
11 April 19:30 Lokomotiv Novosibirsk   3–2   Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia 20–25 25–22 17–25 25–21 15–11 102–104 Report
11 April 20:30 Trentino Diatec   2–3   Cucine Lube Civitanova 19–25 21–25 25–20 27–25 15–17 107–112 Report

Final fourEdit

 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
12 May
 
 
  Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle1
 
13 May
 
  Cucine Lube Civitanova3
 
  Cucine Lube Civitanova2
 
12 May
 
  Zenit Kazan3
 
  Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia0
 
 
  Zenit Kazan3
 
3rd place match
 
 
13 May
 
 
  Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle2
 
 
  Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia3

SemifinalsEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
12 May 16:00 Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle   1–3   Cucine Lube Civitanova 21–25 25–22 15–25 18–25   79–97 Report
12 May 19:00 Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia   0–3   Zenit Kazan 22–25 20–25 20–25     62–75 Report

3rd place matchEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
13 May 16:00 Zaksa Kędzierzyn-Koźle   2–3   Sir Colussi Sicoma Perugia 25–17 27–29 25–19 23–25 7–15 107–105 Report

FinalEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
13 May 19:00 Cucine Lube Civitanova   2–3   Zenit Kazan 27–29 25–18 25–23 23–25 15–17 115–112 Report

Final standingEdit

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "58 teams set to participate in 2018 CEV Volleyball Champions League". 13 June 2017.