Vangelis Mantzaris becomes officially a member of UNICS Kazan

2019-07-20T11:43:42+00:00 2019-07-20T11:46:34+00:00.

Aris Barkas

20/Jul/19 11:43

The Greek guard is moving to Russia and will play outside the Greek borders for the first time in his career

By Eurohoops team/

Vangelis Mantzaris is the new addition on UNICS Kazan roster. The 29 years old guard who was part of the Olympiacos back-to-back winning EuroLeague titles, is leaving the Reds after eight seasons.

During his years with Olympiacos, Mantzaris besides the two EuroLeague titles won also three Greek League titles.

As a member of the junior national basketball teams of Greece, Mantzaris won the gold medal at the 2008 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship and the silver medal at the 2009 FIBA Under-19 World Cup. Mantzaris also won the gold medal at the 2009 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship, and the silver medal at the 2010 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship, with Greece’s junior national teams. He remains an active member of the Greek national team.