NEWS

14.04.2009
Young Portuguese Soares To The Top
Portugal's Joao Soares will this summer compete for his country at the U20 European Championship Division B in Sarajevo but just like every other basketball fan in the Iberian country, he'll have one eye on Moncho Lopez's senior team as it attempts to claim the last remaining spot on offer at EuroBasket 2009 in Poland via the Additional Qualifying Round.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4José Da Silva SG 1.96 16.04.1989 Barreiro (POR)  
 5Diogo Correia 1.85 28.10.1990 Lisboa (POR)  
 6Jose Barbosa PG 1.76 18.10.1990 Oliveira de Azemeis (POR)  
 7Joao Guerreiro PF 2.04 10.10.1990 Tavira (POR)  
 8Cristovao Cordeiro PF 2.02 24.08.1989 Porto De Mos (POR)  
 9André Bessa 1.79 13.01.1989 Porto (POR)  
10Pedro Pereira 1.85 21.10.1989 Moita (POR)  
11Nuno Oliveira SG 1.85 20.08.1989 Povoa De Varzim (POR)  
12Joao Soares 2.03 27.03.1990 Ovar (POR)  
13Antonio Monteiro 2.05 02.04.1989 Benguela (ANG)  
14Andre Pereira 2.01 29.05.1990 Braganca (POR)  
15Cláudio Fonseca 2.08 22.01.1989 Lisboa (POR)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Orlando Siruves

Team

Portugal
Portugal
Portugal

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSJ. Da Silva12.8
RTA. Monteiro4.6
ASP. Pereira3.3
STJ. Barbosa1.4
BSC. Fonseca0.6

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

16.07.2009vs GEO[W] 78-75
17.07.2009vs LUX[L] 67-86
18.07.2009vs SVK[W] 92-64
19.07.2009vs SWE[L] 60-63
21.07.2009vs GBR[L] 56-62
23.07.2009vs BUL[L] 64-89
24.07.2009vs LUX[W] 76-66
25.07.2009vs ROU[W] 96-63

ADMINISTRATION

Office

Address: Rua da Madalena 179-2° Segundo Andar, 1149-033 Lisbon, POR
Tel.: +351 (21) 881 58 00
Fax: +351 (21) 881 58 99
Email: portugalbasket@fpb.pt
Web: www.fpb.pt

Staff

President: Manuel Fernandes
Secretary General: Joao Carlos Soares Marques de Carvalho
Press contact: Carlos Miguel Oliveira Saldanha