The Panathinaikos coach said about the game against Barcelona (29/10, 22:00): "This is Euroleague’s el clasico, since two of the best teams in the history of European basketball will meet. We know that we will play against a strong and high-quality team. We respect our opponents and we want to play hard on both sides of the court. We also want to fight from the first until the last second. "
Antonis Fotsis said: "Barcelona is a great team and it is true that we must be focused and ready to fight until the last second in order to get the desired result. It is our principle to respect every opponent and try to be better from game to game. "