Virtus Bologna vs. AEK Athens: 1998 Champions’ Cup Final

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Antonis Stroggylakis

26/Jul/20 16:36

Ettore Messina, Zoran Savic and co. led Bologna to its first European trophy.

By Eurohoops team/

In 1998, Virtus Bologna won its first European Championship title by beating AEK Athens in the Final.

The Ettore Messina-coached Bologna, led by Zoran Savic (the Final Four MVP) and featuring such players as Sasha Danilovic and Antoine Rigaudeau prevailed over AEK in a tough, defensive battle.