Gal Mekel signs with Zenit St. Petersburg

2018-10-08T19:22:26+00:00 2018-10-08T19:22:26+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

08/Oct/18 19:22

Gal Mekel is back in the VTB League for Zenit.

By Eurohoops team /

Gal Mekel is back to action and has joined forces with Zenit St. Petersburg. Mekel, 30, arrives from Gran Canaria where he spent the previous season averaging 7.5 points and 3.2 assists in 34 games.

This will be Mekel’s second time in Russia and the VTB League, as he first played there for Nizhny Novgorod during the 2014-15 season.

Mekel is multi-experienced around Europe with teams like Maccabi Tel Aviv and Crvena Zvezda, while he’s also played for Dallas Mavericks and New Orleans Pelicans in the past.