Dusan Ivkovic narrowed list of National team players to 21
Dusan Ivkovic, coach of National team of Serbia facing big troubles with players’ injuries in last several days. He narrowed list to 21 players.
Even this list is not final list, it seems that Novica Velickovic, Stefan Markovic and Kosta Perovic will not be available due to injuries.
Dusan Ivkovic stated that he was never in such delicate situation, as a lot of players complains about injuries. He was even thinking to reschedule start of preparation.
He expects that all players from this last show at Sunday, July 8 and start preparation phase for Qualifications for EuroBasket 2013.
Even National team captain Nenad Krstic is injured, Ivkovic believe that Krstic will be ready to help its teammates.
As Assistant coaches in Serbian National team staff, Ivkovic invited Vlada Vukoicic and Aleksandar Kesar.
As one of assistants, Aco Petrovic was also invited, but as he signed new contract Unics Kazan he couldn’t accept this honor.
Hopefully, Dusan Ivkovic will have all the best players ready for Qualification round, and all we hope so that Serbia will qualify to EuroBasket 2013 without big problems.