Andorra captain David Jelinek sidelined for three months

2021-12-02T13:52:46+00:00 2021-12-02T13:52:46+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

02/Dec/21 13:52

David Jelinek suffered an ankle injury and will miss the next three months of action

By Eurohoops team /

MoraBanc Andorra will miss captain David Jelinek in the chase for a playoffs spot in 7DAYS EuroCup as the Czech forward was injured while playing for his national team and will be out of action for the next three months.

Jelinek was averaging 8.8 points and 2.4 rebounds in five EuroCup contests this season.

Per EuroCup:

MoraBanc Andorra will have to make a run for the 7DAYS EuroCup Playoffs without its captain, forward David Jelinek, who will miss three months of action with an ankle injury, the club announced on Thursday. Jelinek was injured, suffering ligament damage to his left ankle while playing for the Czech Republic national team over the weekend. Jelinek has been a constant positive presence for Andorra in the EuroCup, averaging between 6.2 and 10.7 points each of the last four full seasons. In this one, he had been putting up 8.8 points and 2.4 rebounds in 17:36 per game as a part-time starter.