Nurkic, Musa included in Bosnia's squad for EuroBasket

2022-08-29 16:26

Despite the initial problems that made their EuroBasket participation uncertain, Bosnia and Herzegovina traveled to Cologne, with Jusuf Nurkic and Dzanan Musa joining the squad.

Credit: FIBA
Credit FIBA

The promised funds from the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina for the needs of the national team have not yet been paid to the account of the country's Basketball Federation. The estimated amount stated in the announcement is around 200,000 Bosnian marks, equaling 102,000 euros. 

Nevertheless, the Dragons traveled to Cologne (via Vienna) this morning, where they will play their EuroBasket group stage matches.

Coach Adis Beciragic took the following basketball players to the squad:

  • Miralem Halilovic
  • Jusuf Nurkic
  • Dzanan Musa
  • John Roberson
  • Aleksandar Lazic
  • Amar Gegic
  • Emir Sulejmanovic
  • Kenan Kamenjas
  • Adin Vrabac
  • Edin Atic
  • Ajdin Penava
  • Sani Campara.

Jusuf Nurkic

Jusuf  Nurkic
Position: PF, C
Age: 28
Height: 212 cm
Weight: 127 kg
Birth place: Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia's first match is on Thursday against Hungary.


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