Víctor Arteaga

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Víctor Arteaga
No. 35 – UCAM Murcia
Position Center
League Liga ACB
Personal information
Born (1992-07-07) July 7, 1992 (age 24)
Cuenca, Spain
Nationality Spanish
Listed height 2.13 m (7 ft 0 in)
Listed weight 97 kg (214 lb)
Career information
Playing career 2010–present
Career history
2010–2012 Real Madrid B
2012 CB Valladolid
2012–2013 CEBA Guadalajara
2013–present CB Murcia
2013–2014 Força Lleida CE

Víctor Jesús Arteaga González (born July 7, 1992 in Cuenca, Spain), commonly known as Víctor Arteaga, is a Spanish professional basketball player. He is a 2.09 m (6 ft 11 in) tall center for UCAM Murcia, of the Spanish league.


Víctor Arteaga joined the junior ranks of Real Madrid Baloncesto in 2004, eventually progressing through the Infantil, Cadete A and B teams, and played for the Real Madrid reserve team in the Liga EBA. He was called up by the senior team on December 23, 2010, for a Euroleague match against Spirou Basket, playing the final three minutes and scoring his first basket for the club with 0.7 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter in a 94–45 victory.[1]

In February 2012, goes on loan to Blancos de Rueda Valladolid, where he plays his first games in Liga ACB.[2]

Later, in September 2012, he leaves Real Madrid and joins CEBA Guadalajara, a new creation club in LEB Plata.[3]

For the 2013–14 season, Arteaga signed with CB Murcia, which loaned him to LEB Oro team Força Lleida CE. After the end of the LEB Oro season, where he was nominated twice MVP of the week, he came back to Murcia for playing the final eight games of the league.[4]

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