EHF Finals Men 2022 open with Magdeburg vs Nexe
UPDATE: This article was updated at 17:55 on 12 May to reflect an update in TO times for 28 May, as times were moved 30 mins earlier
The EHF European League Men entered the final stretch of its 2021/22 season last week with the completion of the quarter-finals and the draw for the EHF Finals Men 2022 on 28/29 May at Altice Arena in Lisbon.
The semi-final draw pitted Polish side Orlen Wisla Plock against Portuguese hosts SL Benfica, and defending champions SC Magdeburg from Germany against Croatian challengers RK Nexe.
The official event schedule, including the playing order of the two semi-finals, has been confirmed on Wednesday, and sees Magdeburg and Nexe taking the court first on Saturday 28 May for their semi-final at 16:00 CEST, followed by Plock taking on Benfica in the second semi-final at 18:30 CEST.
EHF Finals Men 2022 playing schedule
Saturday 28 May:
- 16:00 CEST – semi-final 1: SC Magdeburg vs RK Nexe
- 18:30 CEST – semi-final 2: Orlen Wisla Plock vs SL Benfica
Sunday 29 May:
- 16:30 CEST – 3/4 placement match: losers semi-final 1 vs losers semi-final 2
- 19:00 CEST – final: winners semi-final 1 vs winners semi-final 2