Andrea Trinchieri

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Andrea Trinchieri
Andrea Trinchieri, Brose Bamberg, 2017.png
Trinchieri at a Brose Bamberg vs. UNICS Kazan post game press conference in 2017.
Brose Bamberg
Position Head coach
League Basketball Bundesliga
Personal information
Born (1968-08-06) August 6, 1968 (age 48)
Milan, Italy
Nationality Italian
Coaching career 1998–present
Career history
As coach:
1998–2004 Olimpia Milano (assistant)
2004–2007 Gruppo Triboldi
2007 Juvecaserta
2008–2009 Veroli
2009–2013 Cantù
2013–2014 Greece
2013–2014 UNICS
2014–present Brose Bamberg
Career highlights and awards

As coach:

Andrea Trinchieri (born August 6, 1967) is an Italian professional basketball coach. He is the head coach of Brose Bamberg.

Coaching career[edit]


Trinchieri was the assistant head coach with the Italian League club Olimpia Milano from 1998 to 2004. He then became the head coach of the Italian club Vanoli Basket from 2004 to 2007. He helped Vanoli get promoted from the Italian 3rd Division to the Italian Second Division. After that, he was the head coach of the Italian club Juvecaserta Basket, which was also in the Italian Second Division at that time.

His next head coaching job was also in the Italian Second Division, with Veroli Basket, during the 2008–09 season. With Veroli Basket, he won the Italian Second Division Cup title, and he was named the Italian Second Division's Coach of the Year in 2009.[1]

After that, he became the head coach of the Italian team Cantù.[2] As the head coach of Cantù, he was named the Italian League Coach of the Year in both 2010 and 2011. He also won the Italian Supercup with Cantù, in the 2012–13 season. In 2013, he became the head coach of the Russian VTB United League club Unics Kazan.[3] With UNICS, he was the European-wide 2nd-tier level league EuroCup's Coach of the Year in the 2013–14 season.

In July 2014, it was announced that Trinchieri would be the new head coach of the German club Brose Bamberg.[4] On October 4, 2015, he extended his contract with the club, until the end of the 2016–17 season.[5] With Brose, he won the German national league championship, the Basketball Bundesliga, in the 2014–15 and 2015–16 seasons.

Greek national team[edit]

It was announced on January 2, 2013, by the Hellenic Basketball Federation, that Trinchieri would coach the senior men's Greek national team for the next 2 years.[6][7] In June 2014, he was replaced as Greece's head coach by Fotis Katsikaris, even though Trinchieri still had a valid contract as the team's head coach.[8]

Personal life[edit]

Trinchieri's mother is from Croatia, his grandmother is from Montenegro, his father is from America, and his grandfather is from Italy.[9]

Awards and accomplishments[edit]


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