Madrid welcomes the winners of Eurobasket 2015.
Spain in the rank of Champions returned home.
In the French Lille “Furia Roja” won the third title in the last four Championships of the Old world.
Timeless and Pau Gasol was named the most valuable player of the tournament. Gasol literally dragged the Spanish team in the title match, in the semi-final with France the center “Furia Roja” into the opponents ‘ basket put 40 points.
Pau Gasol: “It’s an amazing and unique team. And the players of this team is also unique. We experience amazing moments. We are happy and proud that we are now at the place that won the gold medal. And this pleasure we want to share with all who share with us the moments of happiness”.
In the Sunday finals with Lithuania Gasol was again the soloist on the floor: he brought his team 25 points, had 12 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 blocked shots.
But no one Gazolem in the Eurobasket was a strong Spanish squad. Llull in the basket Lithuanians added 12 points, 11 Fernandez and Mirotic 8.
80:63 is the result of the final showdown. Team Spain and Lithuania at the end of the Eurobasket 2015 got direct tickets to the Olympic tournament in Rio de Janeiro.