Brescia acquires Bortolani on loan

Jul 01, 2020 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
Brescia acquires Bortolani on loan

Germani Brescia Leonessa has acquired top Italian prospect Giordano Bortolani for the coming season n loan from his parent club, AX Armani Exchange Milan. Bortolani (1.93 meters, 19 years old) is a product of the Milan youth system and last month signed a contract extension with the club through 2025. He who spent the past season on loan to Biela, where Bortolani averaged 14.9 points per game in the Italian second division. A veteran of the Italian junior national teams, he made his debut with the Italian senior national team last season, too.

"Giordano Bortolani is one of the most interesting prospects at a national level, it is there for all to see," Coach Vincenzo Esposito said of his newest player. "He is a guard with an excellent physique who has done very well in A2 also from a statistical point of view. The thing that intrigues me most about the boy is the great room for improvement he has before him: he has great potential and talent that I will like to work with."