Forward Sergi Martínez enters the dynamics of the first team

The 21-year-old, 2.02-meter international will remain with Barça B, but yesterday he was told that Sarunas Jasikevicius wants him in the first squad.


The Barça coach, Sarunas Jasikevicius has already made one of his first decisions for next season for which the international forward Sergi Martínez (21 years and 2.02 meters) will continue with the Barça B subsidiary of LEB Plata, but will in the dynamics of the first team.

The player, born in Rubí (Barcelona), has commented on the news that, "I am living it very well, it is a total change in dynamics, but I have to keep breaking stone, to gain the confidence of the coaches, my teammates and little by little gain everyone's trust to get minutes in the first team ".

Last season he only played two games in the Endesa League, debuting on October 20, 2019 at the Palau against Herbalife Gran Canaria. He had also been called up in several Euroleague matches, but did not make his debut.

He hopes that this season he can do it and describes it as, "a challenge, a true dream. If you add to this that I have been trained here, it would be a dream to debut and defend the colors of Barça in any possible competition. I hope to learn a lot from the wisdom of Saras and my companions ".

Martínez arrived at Barça when he was nine years old and has gone through all the lower categories of the Barça club until making his debut for Barça B in the 2015/16 season, when he was only 16 years old. At club level he has been champion of Spain Cadet (2014), champion of Spain Junior (2016), champion of the Adidas Next Generation Tournament of the Euroleague (2017) and winner of the Junior Tournament of L'Hospitalet 2017 and MVP of the tournament.

In addition, he has been an international U16, U17, U18 and U20, achieving the bronze medal in the U16 European Championship in Riga in 2014 and the silver medal in the U20 European Championship 2019 in Israel. Previously in the U17 World Cup held in Zaragoza in 2016, he was elected in the best quintet of the event.

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