Éric Struelens

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Éric Struelens
Personal information
Born (1969-11-03) 3 November 1969 (age 50)
Watermael-Boitsfort, Belgium
Listed height2.08 m (6 ft 10 in)
Listed weight120 kg (265 lb)
Career information
Playing career1988–2010
PositionPower forward / Center
Career history
1988–1995R.C. Mechelen
1995–1996Spirou Charleroi
1996–1998Paris Basket Racing
1998–2002Real Madrid
2002–2005CB Girona
2005–2010Excelsior Brussels
Career highlights and awards

Éric Struelens (born 3 November 1969) is a former Belgian professional basketball player.

Professional career[edit]

Struelens won the Belgian League championship 7 times (6 with Racing Mechelen and 1 with Spirou Charleroi) and the Belgian Cup 4 times (3 with Mechelen and 1 with Charleroi).[1] He also twice won the Player of the Year award in Belgium.

Struelens then moved abroad, to Paris Basket Racing, in France, where he won the French League championship, before joining the Real Madrid in Spain. Struelens also won the Spanish League championship with Real Madrid.

Belgian national team[edit]

Struelens was a key player of the senior Belgian national basketball team. With Belgium, he played at the EuroBasket 1993.[2]


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