ANDhe Spanish basketball says goodbye to another classic, Fernando San Emeterio, who has decided to leave at 37, after an extensive sports career that has led him in the last two decades to Akasvayu Girona, Baskonia and, above all, Valencia Basket.
In addition, San Emeterio has been a participant in part of the successes of the Spanish team in recent times, highlighting the conquest of the Eurobasket in 2011 and 2015 and the silver medal of the London 2012 Olympic Games. the Eurobasket of 2013 and 2017. In total, seven titles and five medals with the Spanish team.
San Emeterio had the option of continuing a season in Valencia Basket, where he has played the last six seasons, but both parties have decided to terminate their relationship and the player’s career.
In his record with the clubs, he looks two leagues, one won with Baskonia in 2010, being MVP of the same thanks to an unforgettable 2 + 1 at the Palau against Barça, and another with Valencia Basket, the only one that the club holds, that of 2016-2017, won against Real Madrid in addition to a Copa del Rey, among other collective and individual titles.
Valencia Basket will offer a great farewell act to the player, a club legend, this Friday at the Fonteta, with free access to fans and the presence of the Spanish men’s team preparing for the Tokyo Olympics.