Eddy Rafael Polanco Tavares is CB Almansa’s new escort with AFANION. The player born in New York with Dominican ancestry will be one of those in charge of carrying the weight of the Almanseño foreign game. With the renewal of Josep Pérez, the perimeter of the team begins to take shape.

The former Força Lleida player arrives in Almansa after having a great season at LEB ORO. He averaged 13.5 points with 42.7% from the perimeter, in addition to 3.8 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game. Incorporation of many carats for the La Mancha team led by Rubén Perelló that will face its third season in the second category of national basketball.

The Dominican outside (1.93 meters) known as Eddy “Spicy” Polanco, will be one of those in charge of carrying the offensive weight of CB Almansa. With great ability to score both in outside positions and in 1 × 1 situations, Eddy will undoubtedly delight the Blue Tide in a season that is exciting. The player born in 1994 already has a season and a half of experience in the category with very good performance.

In the words of our coach Rubén Perelló: “Eddy is a player we have been following for several seasons since he landed in Albacete at LEB SILVER. His evolution and growth as a player has convinced us to bet on him as one of the team’s offensive references for this season. He is physical, has the ability to play one-on-one situations, runs the court well and helps with the rebound. In addition, and perhaps most importantly, he really wants to work and we are sure that in Almansa he will be able to develop his best game. It’s a CBA profile and I’m sure it will make the Bombonera roar on more than one occasion ”.