BC Donetsk tabs Berrocal as head coach

Oct 25, 2012 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
BC Donetsk tabs Berrocal as head coach
Josep Maria Berrocal EC 10-11BC Donetsk hands the coaching reins to Josep Maria Berrocal, who signed with the club for the remainder of the season. Berrocal, age 42, arrives from Lucentum Alicante, but reached an agreement to leave the club and join Donetsk. He has previously worked in Ukraine; he coached Budivelnik to the Ukrainian League and the Eurocup quarterfinals Budivelnik in the 2010-11 season. He coached Menorca Basquet last season and won the Spanish second division. He previously worked as a Barcelona assistant coach for seven seasons and was on the staff when it won the Euroleague in 2003 and reached Euroleague Final Fours in 2006 and 2009. Berrocal replaces Vlada Jovanovic, whose contract was terminated earlier this week.