Milos Teodosic

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May 20, 2022

Miloš Teodosić (Valjevo, March 19, 1987) is a Serbian basketball player. He plays as a playmaker and currently plays for Virtus Bologna. He is characterized by sophisticated technique on the field, with original assists, often unusual solutions and an excellent shot. Officially the best player in Europe, chosen by FIBA ​​in 2010, and in the same year he received the award for the most useful player in the Euroleague. He was selected in the top five of the Euroleague three times, and he was in the second five as many times. He won the Euroleague with the CSKA team in 2016 after the victory over Turkish Fenerbahce. In the same year, he received the prestigious Euroscar award for the best European basketball player. He was elected to the ideal team of the decade of the Euroleague (2010-20). He was named the most useful player in the 2022 Eurocup final. He is a standard member and captain of the Serbian national basketball team, one of the leading players, and with the national team he won medals in almost all competitions.

Career

Miloš Teodosić started his career in the Valjevo clubs Student and KK Metalac. He soon caught the eye of FMP scouts and moved to Zeleznik. As a player of FMP, he spent some time on loan to Borac. He won the Radivoje Korac Cup with FMP Zeleznik in 2005 and 2007. He also played 16 ULEB Cup games in the 2006/07 season, averaging 7.8 points and 2.9 assists per game. That year, he reached the semifinals of the ULEB Cup with the FMP team. In the 2006/07 season. The Adriatic League reached the playoff finals with FMP, where they were defeated by Partizan.

Olympiacos

In September 2007, he signed a five-year contract with Olympiacos. During the first two seasons, he failed to impose himself as one of the more important options in the game. Coach Panayotis Janakis gave preference to the more experienced Papalukas. In the season 2008/09. he reached the final of the Greek championship and the cup and semi-final of the Euroleague, but Panathinaikos celebrated in all three cases. However, in the next season, he will become the first player of Olympiacos and the most important player of this team, despite the fact that there were much more experienced and paid basketball players in the team. In the Euroleague, he significantly improved his average points to 13.4 per game, but he also recorded about 5 assists per game. He became the most deserving for the placement of Olympiacos in the final tournament of the Euroleague, and that is why he was chosen as the MVP of the season. At the same time Mr.