Dimitris Itoudis: “aswel very dangerous on the ground, the opponent shows aggressive basketball”


Head coach of basketball CSKA Moscow Dimitris itoudis has shared expectations from the meeting with the French club ASVEL in the framework of the Euroleague.

— Unfortunately, we have to deal with injuries, but it’s part of our life. The team is serious about training, and we know what we have to contend with an ambitious rival who has a different playing home and away. On its site, the French for three victories — over “Basque country”, “Olympiakos” and “Panathinaikos”, which means that the opponent is very dangerous. Aswel shows aggressive basketball, and we need to be focused on the game from the first minute to the last — said Itoudis.

CSKA defender Ivan Ukhov also commented on the upcoming meeting in Villerbanne.

— Our opponents without fear of attack, feel confident in the cast. They are a good defense, forced to lose the ball and gaining due to this, easy points. Their advantage is the constant desire to fight in a match with them it is impossible to relax, — said Sukhov.

Note that CSKA Moscow last played against ASVEL away in October 2002.

Live broadcast of the meeting see 8 Nov 22:40 (GMT) on TV “Match TV” and “Match! The game”, as well as sites and

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