Pierre and Birsen sign a contract extension with Fenerbahce

2023-05-30T14:17:59+00:00 2023-05-30T15:20:06+00:00.

Bojan Brezovac

30/May/23 14:17


Dyshawn Pierre and Metecan Birsen will continue to wear Fenerbahce’s jersey

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

Fenerbahçe Beko Men’s Basketball Team has reached an agreement with Dyshawn Pierre, who joined the squad at the beginning of the 2020-21 season, on a new 2+1 year contract.

According to the new contract, Dyshawn Pierre will continue to wear Fenerbahce jersey until the end of the 2025-26 season.

Playing in the forward position, Dyshawn Pierre appeared in 93 EuroLeague matches with the Fenerbahe Beko jersey. The Canadian athlete averaged 8.3 points (55.7% two points, 40.8% three points, 80.7% free throws), 3.8 rebounds, 1.9 assists, 11 efficiency points in these competitions.

Dyshawn played in 68 league games in three seasons with Fenerbahçe Beko jersey, and in these competitions, he scored 8.99 points (62.55% two points, 37.97% three points, 74.83% free throws), 4.53 rebounds, 2.62 assists, 12.34 PIR. Dyshawn Pierre proved himself as one of the most valuable players in this position in the EuroLeague and Turkish League with his performance.

Metecan Birsen, a product of Fenerbahce‘s junior teams also signed a new contract of 2+1 years.

Playing also in the forward positions, Metecan Birsen started his basketball career in Fenerbahçe junior team and was promoted to the first team in the 2011-12 season.

He left in 2014 and finally returned to the Fenerbahçe in the summer of 2021, establishing himself as a part of the rotation.