Les Bleuets, contested by Slovenia, have qualified for the semi-finals

The French U-17 team, long addicted, qualified for the World Cup semi-finals, thanks to its victory on Friday against Slovenia (83 against 63) in Malaga. Les Bleuets will face the winner of the match between Spain and Australia.

Suspended by Slovenia for more than three quarters, the French U-17 men’s team had to work hard to win 83 to 63 and thus qualify for the World Cup semi-finals, which they will play on Saturday against the winner from Spain (the host country). ) – Australia.

8/12 on 3 throws by Slovenia in the first half

The matches follow each other and are not the same with Blueberries. This time, they started very well, taking a 15-3 lead after 6 minutes of play, before gradually recovering. It must be said that in addition to their strong rebound presence (22 shots in 18 in the first half), the Slovenes were on fire behind the three-point line, forcing coach Bernard Faure to stop the match after three opposing award-winning baskets. (20-14). If there was a tricolor interaction with three dunks in a row (26-14), the Slovenes didn’t stop their momentum and continued planting from afar (8/12 behind the arc in the first half). Enough to draw at 35 all around, before Théo Pichard managed 2 + 1 to wrap up the first half (38-35).

The return of the rescue of Pacôme Dadiet

Zachary Reischer has his best World Cup match

But that wasn’t the end of the problems, not yet. For the first time in the match, selection led by Diane Gasparin (40-43) with three free throws from Lycan color (15 points at 5/12 in shots and 3 rebounds). voluntarily but the French struggled to regain the upper hand. Back to the competition for the quarter-finals, Bakum Dadette (12 points on 4/5, 2 rebounds and 4 assists for 16 ratings in under 20 minutes) scored his first basket to wrap up the first quarter. Enough to give his family a six-point lead (57-51). After a complicated start recently, the basketball back rested an entire camp with a 3-point basket in the corner (60-53). Beautiful group sequencing allows in wide stride Zachary Reacher (14 points at 6/6, 8 rebounds and 4 assists for 27 ratings in 19 minutes) to give the French more than 10 points (65-53), finally. But

Pacôme Dadiet has successfully returned to the game (Photo: FIBA)

Slovenia did not give up, however, empty january (12 points at 6/27, 3 rebounds and 5 assists for a -5 PIR in 35 minutes) took his team to -8 (65-57) 6 minutes from the end in a medium-distance basket. However, she couldn’t hold out any longer, and eventually succumbed to Li Blue’s physical and athletic qualities, such as Alexander Sar Unleash (13 points on 5/8, 2 rebounds, 2 assists and 4 blocks for 17 PIRs in 22 minutes). “We knew it was a tough team to play, commented the tenth factor of the day, Pacôme Dadiet. They have rage every time they play. We did the work.

“Team victory”

“The risk of playing two more or less easy games before meant we had to switch to a good Slovenian team, coach Bernard Fore said. We knew they were tough in contacts, that they were hard to play with their rhythm and that they closed spaces.. “We knew we had to work hard because it wasn’t a game we were going to win in 10 minutes. There were some good things. There were players who weren’t very skilled but did other things on the pitch that were good for the team and then there’s the team. Without a spotlight.” On the individuals, I think it is victory above all. What we will remember is that every time we play as a team we can find one or two players to score, while others put themselves at the service of these two players. It is important for the team.”

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What do we remember from the France vs Slovenia match:

  • After three easy victories, against Canada, New Zealand and Japan, the French team He had to deal with a real ordealfinally.
  • The French defense managed to stop rival star Jean Fede, but not always the rest of the team.
  • his drug addict team, Employees were less able to open their seats. In the 32nd minute, Ilan Petros and Mohamed Dewara played 22 minutes already.
  • Victim sprained left ankle Wednesday against Japan, Noah Pinda didn’t get hot. Pacôme Dadiet is back on his feet In the first half before playing the second half.
  • The most anticipated French players in this tournament, Zachary Rescher and Alexandre Sarr finished in the best French rankings (27 and 17). An excellent first quarter composer (ranked 13), but hampered by mistakes, Zaccharie Risacher had his best game of the tournament.

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Jul 8, 2022 at 8:05 am

Suspended by Slovenia for more than three quarters, the French U-17 men’s team had to work hard to win 83 to 63 and thus qualify for the World Cup semi-finals, which they will play on Saturday against the winner from Spain (the host country). ) – Australia.

8/12 on 3 throws by Slovenia in the first half

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