The Croatian national basketball team gathered late on Sunday evening at the Aristos hotel in Zagreb ahead of the pre-qualification cycle for Eurobasket2025. The national team will have their first training session in Zagreb on Monday, and then they will have to fly to Switzerland. On Thursday, February 23, the match with Switzerland will be played in Fribourg, and three days later, Austria will arrive at Gripe.Acting head of selection Aleksandar Petrović announced both matches.
“Five-six players still played matches on Saturday; Kapusta in Zagreb, Branković and Rudan played the ending of the Serbian Cup, Filipović played matches in the Spanish championship, and a few more had commitments on Saturday,” he said. “Over the course of two days, or four training sessions, we have to renew everything we did last time and add a few new things because we have a slightly differently conceived team. I believe that we are in a better condition, but what happened in November and the unfortunate should get down to business,” he added. is.”This time I want to use every training session in the best possible way. Forty minutes of one match is too little for everyone to get a quality chance. However, when we stretch it over seven days, some training sessions, some matches, each of them will have the opportunity to show what they are like condition and their quality”, he concluded. Croatia plays Switzerland at 7:30 p.m., and Austria at 6:00 p.m.
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