The head coach of the Serbian national team, Igor Kokoškov, put Vasilije Micić and Marko Gudurić on the list for the final FIBA EuroBasket 2022 qualification “bubble”.
The Serbian national team will play two final qualification games on the 19th and the 21st of February against Georgia and Switzerland. All those qualification games will be played in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia.
For those two games, the head coach has chosen 16 players, but Igor Kokoškov won’t be on the bench with the team. His assistant coach Dejan Milojević will replace him in Tbilisi.
On this list are the aforementioned EuroLeague’s stars, Vasilije Micić (Anadolu Efes) and Marko Gudurić (Fenerbahce). Besides those two players, the ones that will defend the Serbian colors are Ognjen Jaramaz (Partizan), Nikola Rebić (Nanterre 92), Nemanja Nenadić (FMP), Aleksa Avramović (Movistar Estudiantes), Danilo Anđušić (JL Bourg), Luka Ašćerić (JL Bourg), Nemanja Dangubić (Partizan), Marko Luković (Split), Dalibor Ilić (Igokea), Marko Radovanović (FMP), Miroslav Raduljica (Zhejiang Lions), Filip Petrušev (Mega Soccerbet), Dragan Apić (Budućnost Voli) i Stefan Đorđević (FMP).
All the players will gather on Monday in Belgrade, practice on Tuesday, and after that take a flight to Tbilisi.