Gentile to coach Rome for the remainder of the season

Nando GentileAs announced by Virtus Rome GM, Dejan Bodiroga, at the end of the Euroleague game lost against Tau Ceramica, Nando Gentile will coach of Virtus Rome until the end of the season. Gentile, who was originally assistant coach, took the place after Jasmin Repesa resignation. He hasn been persuaded to remain by the society and the athletes.

On Saturday there is a press conference in which will be announced the name of the experienced assistant coach who is going to assist Gentile in this adventure. Former Panathinaikos player has coached Rome in 7 games, winning 5 of them and losing against Badalona and Tau in Euroleague.

Rome and Dejan Bodiroga want Bosha Tanjevic on the bench from the next season.