Davis Geks and Fernando Revilla, officially presented by Vallsur. Real Valladolid Baloncesto closed the round of introductions of the new players together with the announcement of the continuity of the shopping center, which will continue to support the Club for one more season. In addition, Vice President Alejandro García Pellitero affirmed that Mike Hansen will become honorary president of the entity.

In the press room of the Pisuerga Sports Center, the Blanquivioleta president opened the triple appearance by praising Vallsur. “Little more can we say about a company established in Valladolid, both in the city and in the province, and linked to the Club. It is an entity that includes many companies and operators of all levels and that has become a reference in urban commerce ”, he stated.

In addition, the Blanquivioleta Vice President announced two tributes for Sunday’s match between UEMC Real Valladolid Baloncesto and Acunsa Gipuzkoa Basket. “Mike Hansen will be honored before the start of the match. The members’ assembly has decided to appoint him honorary president of the Club. We will also recognize, during the break, the trajectory and work of Pepe Moratinos ”, he reported.

For his part, Pablo Pérez Tejedor, manager of Vallsur, was “delighted” by the continuity of the agreement. “We maintain a firm commitment to sports, the city and the values ??of Real Valladolid Basketball. One more year we continue to sponsor the Club and we will carry out a series of activities throughout the season, starting with an autograph signing on Thursday 21 at 8:00 pm ”, he said.

Like at home

Already in sports, Davis Geks took the turn to speak and showed his “happiness” for having reached Pisuerga. “I feel great from day one, like home. I like the team, we have great potential, and I am also happy with the way the Club works. I’m enjoying the day to day, ”acknowledged the Latvian player.

“After a year in Latvia I tried to play in Spain again, in the LEB Oro. I chose Valladolid because two good friends, Toms Leimanis and Joey van Zegeren, spoke very highly of the Club to me. It was a simple decision and I feel good here ”, affirmed the ’15’ of the UEMC Real Valladolid Baloncesto.

In addition, the exterior was ambitious for the just released season. “We have great potential and I think we can definitely be in the playoffs and from there we will see later. I think that I play to the maximum every game, I try to make my shots and play hard on defense ”, he concluded.

Non-negotiable work

Finally, Fernando Revilla Val offered his impressions after these first months as a UEMC Real Valladolid Basketball player. “I am really happy to be here. From the first moment the possibility was raised, it was exciting for me because it is an ambitious project. I am at the right time and place to continue with my training stage and progress. It could be a good year if we all work on the good dynamics that we have and things will work out, ”said the interior of the Pucela.

Regarding his role in the team, the Burgos made his position clear. “It is not easy to come to a team with potential, with people who are better than you and knowing it, but that precisely does not mean that you work day by day and learn from them. The important thing is to know your role and be there, at the disposal of the team, for whatever it takes, “he acknowledged.