Moustapha Fall

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Moustapha Fall
Moustapha Fall 10 Sakarya Büyükşehir Belediyespor 20180107 (3) (cropped).jpg
Fall with Sakarya BB in 2018
No. 10 – Türk Telekom
PositionCenter
LeagueTurkish Super League
EuroCup
Personal information
Born (1992-02-23) February 23, 1992 (age 27)
Paris, France
NationalityFrench
Listed height2.18 m (7 ft 2 in)
Listed weight119 kg (262 lb)
Career information
NBA draft2014 / Undrafted
Playing career2011–present
Career history
2011–2014Poitiers 86
2014–2015Monaco
2015–2016Antibes Sharks
2016–2017Élan Chalon
2017–2018Sakarya BB
2018–2019Lokomotiv Kuban
2019–presentTürk Telekom
Career highlights and awards

Moustapha Fall (born February 23, 1992) is a French basketball player who plays for Türk Telekom of the Turkish Basketball Super League and the Eurocup. Standing at 2.18 m (7 ft 2 in), Fall plays as center.

Professional career[edit]

Fall has played in the French League since 2011. In the 2015–16 season, he played for Olympique Antibes where he led the French league in blocked shots.[1] He signed with Élan Chalon for the 2016–17 season. This season, Chalon won the Pro A which was Fall's first national title. In addition, Fall played in the FIBA Europe Cup Final with Chalon, where his team lost to Nanterre 92. He was named Top Performer of the Final by the FIBA Europe Cup.[2]

Prior to the start of the French season, Fall participated in the 2016 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas with the Los Angeles Lakers.[1]

On July 13, 2017, Fall signed with Turkish club Sakarya BB.[3]

On July 26, 2018, Fall signed with Lokomotiv Kuban of the Russian VTB United League.[4]

On July 21, 2019, he has signed contract with Türk Telekom of the Turkish Basketball Super League.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Lakers invited French big-man Moustapha Fall to play in Summer League". Sportando, citing tweet by David Pick. 2016-06-22. Retrieved 2016-07-12.
  2. ^ "No match for Fall among Top Performers of the Final". FIBA.com. 27 April 2017.
  3. ^ "Sakarya signs Moustapha Fall". Sportando.com. 13 July 2017. Retrieved 13 July 2017.
  4. ^ "LOKO ЛокомотивКубань on Twitter". Retrieved 26 July 2018.
  5. ^ "Moustapha Fall signs with Turk Telekom Ankara". Sportando. July 21, 2019. Retrieved July 24, 2019.