The General Director of “Khimki” called the preservation of the Swede’s main transfer target


General Director of “Khimki” Pavel Astakhov commented on the extension of the contract with the Russian basketball player Alexey Shved for three years.


“We all hoped that Alexey Shved will not go anywhere from “Khimki”. We kept it here, persuaded. This was our main transfer target in the offseason, leave our leader loved by our fans and the best player of Russia of today.

Our goal is to prove everything on the court, that failed to do this season due to the epidemic. After Alex with us, we will incrementally strengthen our squad.

To be as competitive as last season, it at least. As a maximum — will fight for the highest places in all tournaments”, — said Astakhov in the video, which is published on the club’s YouTube channel on YouTube.

The Swede played for “Khimki” in 2015. In the 2019/20 season the defender has played 26 matches in the League in average per game scored 21.4 points, did 2.7 rebounds and 6.2 assists.

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