From Friday, March 26th, to Sunday, March 28th, U18 BC Mega Soccerbet will participate in the qualifying tournament of the junior Euroleague “Adidas Next Generation Tournament Marko Ivkovic”, which will be held in the FMP hall in Zeleznik. Juniors of Mega will try with win at the Qualifiers to secure participation in the Final Tournament, which will be held during the Final Four of the Euroleague in Cologne, from May 27 to 30.

Coach Dragoljub Avramovic’s team is in Group B with Lokomotiva Kuban (Russia), Cedevita Olimpija (Slovenia) and Buducnost VOLI (Montenegro), while Crvena zvezda mts, Partizan NIS, U-BT Cluj (Romania) and Maccabi Tel Aviv (Israel) will compete in Group A. The two first-placed teams from both groups will fight for a place in the Final Tournament on Sunday at 8 p.m.

U18 Mega will play the first match on Friday at 2 pm against Cedevita Olimpija, and all matches will be broadcasted on TV Arena Sport and via the Youtube channel of TV Arena Sport.

U18 Mega coach will be able to count on the following players at the qualifying tournament: Danilo Labovic, Mihailo Milutinovic, Radovan Kompirovic, Nikola Jovic (captain), Nikola Djurisic, Andrija Vucurovic, Petar Avlijas, Ahmet Jonovic, Danilo Dozic, Nikola Djapa, Filip Stanojevic and Oleksandr Kobzystyi.

Before the start of the tournament, coach of U18 Mega Soccerbet Dragoljub Avramovic pointed out that his team can’t wait for the competition to starti:

– We absolutely can’t wait for the competition to start. I would not talk about how hard the qualifying tournament is and the effort that will be spent, but it is the biggest club competition, there is no easier or harder opponent. I expect us to play quality and beautiful basketball and to present our work and the talent of the players in the best way,

said Avramovic:


26.03. from 16:00: Cedevita Olimpija – Mega Soccerbet
27.03. from 10:00: Mega Soccerbet – Lokomotiv Kuban
27.03. from 20:00: Buducnost VOLI – Mega Soccerbet
28:03: from 12:00 to 18:30: placement matches, 3 Point Contest and Slam Dunk Contest.
28.03. from 20:00 – finals

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