Experienced turkish center Ermal Kuqo, aka Ermal Kurtoglu, is back in Efes Pilsen. Ne was on the free agent market whole summer, after leaving spanish powerhouse Valencia Basket. The club from Istanbul has completed a strong roster, wtih Igor Rakocevic and Bostjan Nachbar as it's biggest signings. Ermal Kuqo played for Efes Pilsen from 2003 till 2008 with great success. Previously he made his name in the US, at Seminole State university. In Europe he played for Fenerbahce in his teens, PIvovarna Lasko, Split and Valencia basket in last two seasons.