The president of Maccabi Tel-Aviv, Shimon Mizrahi, praised his late friend, Pavlos Giannakopoulos, for everything he accomplished in his life.

The 78-year-old executive was present in the honorary gala that Panathinaikos hosted on Wednesday night, ahead of the 1st “Pavlos Giannakopoulos Tournament”.

Mizrahi referred to his relationship with the “Greens” legendary owner and what they both did to help European basketball.