Scariolo’s representative categorically denies any contacts with Real Madrid
Massimo Zanetti, owner and president of Virtus BolognaUntil last week, the team in which Sergio Scariolo coached took advantage, on Monday, of the introduction of the new tenant on the bench, Luca Banci, who led Latvia with great success in the last World Cup, to… Attacking the Spanish coach and justifying his departure from the Italian club. During Zanetti’s media appearance He said the following: “We cannot forget the meetings he had last year with the Toronto Raptors and Real Madrid“We have a contract with Virtus, as if we were their B option.”
Actor Sergio Scariolo, Higinio Alonso, contacted by AS, categorically denies this From Brescia, 62 years old, He met with Real Madrid last season to negotiate his signature with the white teamWhich he actually directed between 1999 and 2002. Since the technician considers Mr. Zanetti’s statements completely false, he is now considering filing a lawsuit. Against whoever has been its president until now. Because, he repeats, he did not meet with Real Madrid.
higinio alonso, Regarding the situation with the Toronto Raptors, in the process Scariolo was a finalist for the position of head coachAlthough in the final decision the person chosen to replace Nick Nurse was Serbian Darko Rajakovic, He explains to AS that his client has obtained written permission from Virtus to begin negotiations for a possible consolidation into the Canadian franchisewhere he was already an assistant.