Podgorica, Montenegro, February 18, 2017. The Board of Administration of the Volleyball Federation of Montenegro (OSCG) appointed Veljko Basic as the new head coach of their men’s national team. Basic, 58, is currently working with Fenerbahçe SK ISTANBUL and recently won Turkey’s national cup with this club.
Basic has had a long and successful coaching career so far, being at the helm of RENNES Volley 35, PARIS Volley and TOURS VB in France, Esperance in Tunisia and Fenerbahçe in Turkey. He previously served as the head coach of the national teams of Turkey and Tunisia. A former competitive Volleyball player, Basic played more than 200 international matches with the national team of the former Yugoslavia. Basic and the OSCG have reached an agreement for two years.