The cadet national basketball team of B&H won the gold medal at the European Championship in Lithuania and impressed the entire nation. Congratulations started arriving from all sides, and Edin Džeko and Mirza Teletović were among the first ones who congratulated to golden boys.
“In the hall in Kaunas I scored nine shots for three points once, and now I am 90 times happier than then. Bosnia and Herzegovina is the champion of Europe! These boys are a miracle. Thank you for making us so proud! Gold! I cannot believe it. This is fantastic. Congratulations to the profession, the Union and especially to the players,” wrote Teletović on his Twitter profile.
B&H national team football player, Edin Džeko, also wrote on the social networks.
“Champions of Europe! These boys are magnificent and the only thing I regret is that I will not have the opportunity to welcome these golden guys at the airport, but there will be opportunity to shake their hands! You conquered Europe, and in Kaunas, from where we went to the World Cup in Brazil, and congratulations on your spirit and desire! Now celebrate, you deserved it!” said Džeko in his message.
The former captain of our national football team, Sergej Barbarez, watched the match with Lithuania in Kaunas as well, and he shared his feelings on Twitter. He mentioned the emotional finale and comments of Sabahudin Topalbećirević Baho and wrote that he actually made him cry.