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Akos Keller pens deal with Zadar

The captain of the Hungarian national team is moving to ABA League.

Visnjik, Kresimir Cosic Arena (Photo: Zadar/Zvonko Kucelin)

It is official! Zadar announced that they have signed a contract with 30-year old center Akos Keller until the end of the current season. Keller is the captain of the Hungarian national team, while he started this season in his homeland playing for Egis Kormend for which he averaged 11.3 points and 7 rebounds per game.

During his pro career he also played for Alba Fehervar, Szolniki Olaj and Pau Orthez.

“I very happy that I am coming to Zadar. They told me I am going to be the starting center and we have already signed all the papers. I am coming to Croatia in the following days,” said Keller.

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Akos Keller potpisao za Zadar

Kapetan mađarske reprezentacije Akos Keller službeno novi je igrač Košarkaškog kluba Zadar.

30-godišnji Keller prethodno je nastupao za Albu Fehervar, Szolnoki Olaj i Pau Orthez.

Novu sezonu započeo je u mađarskom Egis Kormendu i momčad predvodio do učinka 4-0, a pri tome prosječno bilježio 11.3 poena i 7 skokova po susretu.

Sa svojih 208 cm visine i 105 kg pojačati će centarsku liniju Zadrana do kraja sezone.

Mađar je nakon dogovora s čelnim ljudima KK Zadar izrazio svoje zadovoljstvo.

“Sretan sam, odlazim u Zadar gdje su mi obećali da ću biti prvi centar. Ugovor je već sklopljen, a u Hrvatsku stižem uskoro!”