If Beaublanc welcomes the first return of Léo Westermann, the French champion in 2015 with the CSP, and, to a lesser extent, that of Jerry Boutsiele, the Limousin envoy has also welcomed another Monegasque delegate earlier. For this, we have to go back to 1993, when Bozidar Maljkovic chose to hand over the European Champion to the 24-year-old who had just left the Red Star, Now Obradovic.
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With a quick injury to the ankle, The Belgradois had trouble wearing the suit left open by Jurij Zdovc and were eliminated in mid-October (7.6 points in 41% and 3.6 goals in 8 Pro A games). A story passage in the higher profession after that. He has already returned to Beaublanc several times as a coach, especially eliminating CSP there in the quarter-finals of the qualifiers in 2019 (2-0), Now Obradovic removes all emotional questions but puts this trip as a necessary victory. , in the process of finding a second, or even first place, in the event of a ASVEL error on Tuesday… in Limoges.
“It seems hard to imagine that ASVEL will lose their last match and drop their first place, so we must continue to focus on them. From now on, we must make sure our second place is a minimum. We still have to fight, and this road trip Limoges then Cholet will not be easy. These are two tough teams to do tricks, with famous venues in France and very good fans. Would it be special for me in Limoges? Oh, that was a long time ago And it’s a beautiful city. During the season, I really liked what this team did. For me, it’s a well-built team, with a good coach at the helm. EuroLeague matches. They are a very well trained and physical team, we know what to expect. »