Murcia, 22 September (EFE).- UCAM Murcia club basketball player Artem Pustovi has admitted that he wants to “show” that his signing has been “successful” and highlighted the “very good team” that has been built and the “demands that are in this team dimension
The Ukrainian pivot, 30 years old on June 25 and 2.18 meters tall, who previously arrived in the capital of Segura from Gran Canaria via Obradoiro and Barca, was presented this Thursday in the facilities of the club sponsor COC Ophthalmology Clinic for the thirteenth consecutive year.
Pustovi was accompanied by Ramon Mejias, Manager of COC and Institutional Vice-President of UCAM CB, who welcomed him. “You’ve been in other clubs, but you’ll never be in a club like this one,” he told her.
Next, the player took the floor and started talking about his new team.
“I know UCAM CB quite well because we have had several clashes over the years. I know the level of demand that being in this team creates and you have to work harder and harder and I have endured that as a competitor”, he indicated.
Referring to the university’s staff, he emphasized that it was “very good.”
“We have incredibly good guards, perimeter players who are shooters and interior with different profiles. It’s a complete block for a good season,” he added.
A coach from Sofivska joined the command of Sito Alonso, once the Spanish team won his participation in the European Championship ended. “I was one of the last ones to arrive and I am focused on learning the systems and we will go deeper in discussions with the coach. Even always being in EuroBasket, I knew I had to finish in the best shape to face this season which is very important for me and for UCAM CB”, he commented.
Additionally, he commented that he wanted to leave those who chose to hire him in a better place and acknowledged that Nemanja Radović, who was already his teammate at Obradoiro, had a hand in his arrival.
“I want to show that my signing was successful and with respect to Nemanja, who is a great friend of mine, I have to say that before signing I asked him questions about the club and the city and he confirmed what he told me. I”.
“He can be a great agent when he retires,” he joked, “happy to be back together and sure he’ll be one of the most important players in the team.”