Lebanese U18 National preliminary squad for 2016 FIBA Asia announced!

30 Jun. 2016- FIBA announced the preliminary squad for the Lebanese U18 National team on its official website. Joe MOUJAES will lead our youngsters in the 2016 FIBA U18 Asia tournament, the qualifying championship to the 2017 FIBA U18 World Cup.

Coach Joe decided to choose 6 players from the U16 national team, who already made a great result by finishing 6th in FIBA Asia U16!

Here’s the preliminary squad for the national team:

Charbel Saad, Dani El Khoury, Elie Joe El Dani, Ibrahim Haddad, Joe Ziade, Karim Zeinoun, Karl Assi, Mark Al Khoury, Mohamad Coptan, Nady Hachem, William Sawan, Salim Alaaeddine, Ali Mansour, Adel Rizk, Sami Ghandour, Jad El Lahib and Naji Ozeir.

As a part of the preparations, our national team will participate in the Youth Arab Basketball Championship in Alexandria, Egypt on July 9-18.

FIBA posted the news on their own website and shared a video of our U16 National team (edited by Sports961 team) check it out