Messina: 'Fenerbahce game isn't basketball game for us, it's more matter of respect'

2022-11-23 18:21

Ettore Messina: "This Fenerbahce game is not a basketball game for us, it is more a matter of heart, effort, and respect towards others and for ourselves regardless of the outcome."

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After suffering one of the biggest losses in the team's history, EA7 Emporio Armani Milan looking for ways to bounce back. However, it's easier said than done, as the Italian club will meet EuroLeague leaders Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul tomorrow.

The Turkish powerhouse is off to an impressive 8-1 start, as their only defeat came in a very close game at Palau Blaugrana.

"This Fenerbahce game is not a basketball game for us, it is more a matter of heart, effort, and respect towards others and for ourselves, regardless of the outcome. Obviously, we know that we are facing a team that is playing very well and probably is in its best period of shape," coach Ettore Messina said about the next challenge.

EA7 Emporio Armani Milan
Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul
41%
17 Position
Field goals
51%
1 Position
32,56
16 Position
Rebounds
34,33
6 Position
14,89
15 Position
Assists
19,89
4 Position
6,78
10 Position
Steals
7,11
7 Position

The Milan-Fenerbahce game is scheduled for Thursday (November 24) in Italy at 20:30 CET.

Emporio Armani are still winless at home this season. They are on a five-game losing streak at this moment.



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