EA7 Milan brings back Amato, inks La Torre

Jul 06, 2015 by Euroleague.net Print
EA7 Milan brings back Amato, inks La Torre
EA7 Emporio Armani Milan announced the arrival of small forward Andrea La Torre and the return of playmaker Andrea Amato. La Torre (2.04 meters, 18 years old) signed a multi-year deal with the Italian powerhouse. He arrives from CZG Veroli, where he averaged 7.2 points in 13 Italian second division games last season. La Torre started his career with Stella Azzurra Roma and was chosen to the All-tournament team in the Citta de Roma International Junior Tournament in 2014, making his team reach the final. He has also been a member of the Italian U16, U18 and U19 national teams. He helped Italy win the 2014 Albert Schweitzer Tournament in Germany. Amato (1.90 meters, 21 years old) penned a three-year deal with Milan. He returns to the team after a season with LTC Sangiorgese and two more with Novipiu Casale Monferrato. Amato averaged 8.8 points and 1.7 assists in 35 Italian second division games with Monferrato last season.