Spirou Charleroi

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Proximus Spirou
Proximus Spirou logo
Leagues Belgian League
Champions League
Founded 1989
History Spirou Monceau
(1989–1990)
Spirou Charleroi
(1990–present)
Arena Spiroudome
Arena Capacity 6,300
Location Charleroi, Belgium
Team colors Black, Red, White
              
President Giovanni Bozzi
Head coach Fulvio Bastianini
Championships 10 Belgian Championships
5 Belgian Cups
3 Belgian Supercups
Website www.spiroubasket.com
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away

Spirou Charleroi, for sponsorship reasons Proximus Spirou, is a Belgian professional basketball club that is located in Charleroi. The club competes in the top Belgian League. The club's home arena is the Spiroudome.

History[edit]

Non-sponsorship team logo

Spirou Charleroi has won the Belgian League championship ten times (1996–99, 2003, 2004, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011), the Belgian Cup 5 times (1996, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2009), and the Belgian Supercup 3 times (2001, 2002, 2008).

On July 29, 2014, Jacques Stas became the new head coach of the club while his predecessor Giovanni Bozzi replaced him as team president.[1]

Sponsorhip names[edit]

  • 1989–1990: Spirou Monceau
  • 1990–2011: Spirou Charleroi
  • 2011–2014: Belgacom Spirou
  • 2014–present: Proximus Spirou

Current roster[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.

Spirou Charleroi roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht.
G 5 Belgium Libert, Alexandre
C 6 Slovakia Fusek, Michael 2.25 m (7 ft 5 in)
C 7 Belgium Iarochevitch, Ioann
G 8 Belgium Lambot, Anthony 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
PG 9 Belgium Marnegrave, Niels
PF 10 United States Harris, Darnell
SG 11 United States Richardson, D.J.
SF 12 Belgium Gaudoux, Maxime
G 14 Belgium Casero, Tito Sigfredo
SF 15 Canada Shepherd, Jevohn
C 20 United States Kemp, Adam
G 22 Belgium Schwartz, Loic 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
F Belgium Morini, Raphael
Head coach

Belgium Fulvio Bastianini


Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: 23 January 2017

Trophies[edit]

1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2003, 2004, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
1996, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2009
2001, 2002, 2008

Season by season[edit]

Season Domestic competitions Cup competitions European competitions
Tier League Pos. Postseason Belgian Cup Supercup Tier League Result
2006–07 1 First Division 1 Semifinalist
3
FIBA EuroCup
RS
2007–08 1 First Division 1 Champion
2
ULEB Cup
RS
2008–09 1 First Division 1 Champion Champion
2
Eurocup
T16
2009–10 1 First Division 2 Champion Finalist Runner-up
1
Euroleague
RS
2010–11 1 First Division 1 Champion Semifinalist Winner
1
Euroleague
RS
2011–12 1 First Division 3 Runner-up Runner-up
1
Euroleague
RS
2012–13 1 First Division 2 Semifinalist Last 16 N/A
2
Eurocup
RS
2013–14 1 First Division 3 Quarterfinalist Semifinalist N/A
2
Eurocup
RS
2014–15 1 First Division 5 Semifinalist Quarterfinalist N/A
2
Eurocup
RS
2015–16 1 First Division 2 Quarterfinalist Quarterfinalist N/A
2
Eurocup
RS

Notable players[edit]

To appear in this section, a player must have played at least two seasons for the club AND either:

- Set a club record or won an individual award as a professional player.
- Played at least one official international match for his senior national team or one NBA game at any time.

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jacques Stas coach Belgacom Spirou Charleroi". Eurobasket.com. July 29, 2014. Retrieved July 30, 2014. 

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