Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The Head of the Iraqi Basketball Association, Hussein al-Amide, assured that “The Association reached a final agreement with the Romanian coach,
Elijah Origine, to supervise the training of the Iraqi national Basketball team.
” Amide told IraqiNews.com “The Basketball Association held several meetings with the Romanian coach and reached a final agreement that stipulates supervising the training of the Iraqi basketball team by the Romanian Coach.
”The association praised the capacities of the Romanian coach after considering the level of his training to Zakho team during the last season,” he added.
”The Iraqi Basketball Association believes that Romanian coach should be provided by a local technical cadre in order to take advantage of the Romanian coach abilities to serve the Iraqi team”, he concluded.
By Tareq Amin