2008-09 Euroleague participating teams

Jun 25, 2008 by Euroleague.net Print
The list of 24 participating teams for the 2008-09 Euroleague season has been announced by Euroleague Basketball. A total of 19 teams are back from the last Euroleague season to play again with three newcomers to the competition - Air Avellino of Italy, Panionios of Greece and SLUC Nancy Basket of France - as well as two clubs returning after short absences - Alba Berlin of Germany and DKV Joventut of Spain. The 24 teams will participate in the 2008-09 Euroleague Draw in Berlin, Germany on July 8 to determine their regular season groups.

2008-09 Euroleague teams
TeamCountry
CIBONA ZAGREB Croatia
LE MANS SARTHE BASKET France
SLUC NANCY BASKETFrance
ALBA BERLIN Germany
OLYMPIACOS PIRAEUS BC Greece
PANATHINAIKOS ATHENSGreece
PANIONIOS ON TELECOMSGreece
MACCABI ELECTRA TEL AVIVIsrael
AVELLINOItaly
ARMANI JEANS MILANOItaly
VIRTUS ROMAItaly
MONTEPASCHI SIENAItaly
ZALGIRIS KAUNAS Lithuania
PROKOM TREFL SOPOTPoland
CSKA MOSCOWRussia
PARTIZAN IGOKEA BELGRADESerbia
UNION OLIMPIJA LJUBLJANASlovenia
FC BARCELONASpain
REAL MADRIDSpain
TAU CERAMICASpain
UNICAJASpain
DKV JOVENTUT BADALONA*Spain
EFES PILSEN ISTANBULTurkey
FENERBAHCE ULKER ISTANBULTurkey

 
*ULEB Cup champion