Thanasis Skourtopoulos

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Thanasis Skourtopoulos
Θανάσης Σκουρτόπουλος
Apollon Patras
Position Head coach
League Greek League
Personal information
Born (1965-05-23) May 23, 1965 (age 51)
Athens, Greece
Nationality Greek
Coaching career 1996–present
Career history
As coach:
2000–2005 AEK Athens (Assistant)
2005–2006 Panellinios (Assistant)
2006–2008 Egaleo
2009–2010 Peristeri
2010–2011 Panellinios
2011–2012 Ikaros
2012 Panionios
2013–2014 Keravnos
2014–present Greece (Assistant)
2014–2016 Rethymno
2016–present Apollon Patras

Athanasios "Thanasis" Skourtopoulos (alternate spelling: Thanassis) (Greek: Αθανάσιος "Θανάσης" Σκουρτόπουλος; born May 23, 1965 in Athens, Greece) is a Greek professional basketball coach and a former professional basketball player.

Club playing career[edit]

Skourtopoulos played professional basketball with the Greek clubs Dafni, Pagrati, and AEK Athens. He was a member of the AEK Athens team, that made it to the Finals of the Greek Cup, in 1988.

Club coaching career[edit]

Some of the clubs Skourtopoulos has been the head coach of include: Egaleo, Peristeri, Panellinios,[1] Ikaros, Panionios, and Keravnos.[2] In 2014, he became the head coach of Rethymno.[3] In 2016, he became the head coach of Apollon Patras.

Greek national team[edit]

Skourtopoulos also worked as an assistant coach of the senior men's Greek national basketball team at the 2014 FIBA World Cup, the EuroBasket 2015, and the 2016 Turin FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament.

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

Assistant coach[edit]

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