DEPT. COMMUNICATION ICG FORÇA LLEIDA

Santana is a player with experience in the LEB Oro. His first year in the category was the 2010-2011 season with UB La Palma, a team linked to CB Gran Canaria. This last year he has worn the shirt of CB Almansa where he has played in 33 of the 34 games of the Regular League, with an average per game of 22:22 minutes played, 59.8% in effectiveness of shots from two, 44.6 % in field goals, 50% in free throws and 5.1 PIR.

The national point guard was trained in the CB Gran Canaria youth academy. Some moments to highlight are his debut in the 2012-2013 season in the ACB League with the Canarian team, participation in the 2014-2015 season in the Eurocup, promotion to LEB Oro with Araberri (2015-2016), the Copa Princesa LEB Oro achieved with Oviedo in the 2016-2017 campaign (team where he was for two seasons), the return to the ACB in the 2018-2019 season with the Zaragoza shirt (28 games played), and the return to CB Gran Canaria in the season 2019-2020 where he played in the ACB and in the Eurocup.

The sports director of Força Lleida Joaquín Prado highlights that Santana is a very good director of the game with a magnificent knowledge of the competition. “In Oviedo he was, without a doubt, one of the best point guards in the league.” Prado also highlights that Fabio Santana is a player who makes his teammates better and has no doubt that the adaptation to the style of play will be quick and good. “Santana will help us achieve all of our team goals.”

PLAYER DATA:

Name and Surname: Fabio David Santana Rosales
Date and place of birth: June 9, 1992. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Position: point guard
Height: 1.88m
Last team: CB Almansa (2021-2022. LEB Gold)

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