Spirou Charleroi

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Proximus Spirou Charleroi
Proximus Spirou Charleroi 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]

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]

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.
C 4 United States Francis, Torin 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in)
SF 5 United States Page, Dylan 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in)
PF 6 Belgium Beghin, Christophe 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in)
PG 7 Belgium Hamilton, Justin 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
G 8 Belgium Lambot, Anthony 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
PG 9 United States Collins, Andre 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
F 10 Belgium Schwartz, Loic 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
G 11 Belgium Jadin, Amaury 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
F 12 Belgium Massot, Sacha 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in)
G/F 13 United States Sweetney, Devin 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
C 14 Nigeria Enobakhare, Leigh 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in)
F 15 Belgium Mukubu, Wen Boss 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
C 20 Slovakia Fusek, Michael 2.25 m (7 ft 5 in)
F 21 United States Wise, Eric 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
SG 22 United States Dowdell, Zabian 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
F 24 United States Bostic, Josh 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)
PG 25 United States Hatcher, Wiliam 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Head coach

Belgium Fulvio Bastianini


Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: 19 May 2016

Depth chart[edit]

Pos. Starting 5 Bench 1 Bench 2 Bench 3
C Michael Fusek
PF
SF
SG Loic Schwartz
PG

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 Ethias League 1 Semifinalist
3
FIBA EuroCup
RS
2007–08 1 Ethias League 1 Champion
2
ULEB Cup
RS
2008–09 1 Ethias League 1 Champion Champion
2
Eurocup
T16
2009–10 1 Ethias League 2 Champion Finalist Runner-up
1
Euroleague
RS
2010–11 1 Ethias League 1 Champion Semifinalist Winner
1
Euroleague
RS
2011–12 1 Ethias League 3 Runner-up Runner-up
1
Euroleague
RS
2012–13 1 Ethias League 2 Semifinalist Last 16 N/A
2
Eurocup
RS
2013–14 1 Ethias League 3 Quarterfinalist Semifinalist N/A
2
Eurocup
RS
2014–15 1 Ethias League 5 Semifinalist Quarterfinalist N/A
2
Eurocup
RS

Notable players[edit]

To appear in this section a player must have 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. 

External links[edit]