How much thrill can you bear? Dramatic moments, stunning athletics and a stirring atmosphere - all of this is guaranteed at home games of the ALBA BERLIN Basketballteam.
The eight-time German Champion and most successful German basketball club of the past decade ALBA BERLIN plays in front of up to 14,500 basketball fans in the brand new O2 World. In the last season 340.727 fans viewed 34 games in the o2 world.
The club was founded in 1989 changing its name from BG Charlottenburg to ALBA BERLIN in 1991. On the 1st of July 2006 ALBA's club members unanimously decided to turn the professional team into a limited liability company. Shareholders are the club and the ALBA Group, partner and titlesponsor of the Albatros since 1991.
In the season 2013/14 ALBA BERLIN will be coached again by Sasa Obradovic. While Wood and Byars had left the team, new players like Bar Timor and Jonas Wohlfarth-Bottermann will support ALBA BERLIN.
Founded in 1989, the ALBA BERLIN Basketballteam obtained its eighth national league title in June 2008 (1997 – 2003, 2008). In addition ALBA won the national cup seven times in 1997, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2006, 2009 and in March 2013 this year and collected one European title with the win of the Korac Cup in 1995.
Marco Baldi and Mitat Demirel are in preparation for the next season 2013/14 together with Coach Sasa Obradovic, who is under contract till end of the season 2013/14. Baldi explains: "We will work hard to tie in with the success of the last season and to reach higher success in the play-offs"