Greece: Health issue with Mantzaris prior to France

2017-09-01T17:05:34+00:00 2017-09-01T17:05:34+00:00.

Dionysis Aravantinos

01/Sep/17 17:05

Vangelis Mantzaris underwent medical tests after his injury on his little finger (left hand) today and the Olympiacos player has a bruised ligament on his finger, as the Hellenic Basketball Federation informed us.

By Eurohoops Team/

Deemed necessary medical tests for the 27-year old guard of Olympiacos after he suffered an injury during today’s (1/9) practice of the Greek National Team in Helsinki. He was also taken to a hospital in Helsinki, in order to determine the severity of the problem.

The X-ray on Mantzaris’ finger showed that the player has suffered a bruised ligament on his little finger but he is expected to play with tape/narthex on his finger. The schedule for Greece’s team includes the crucial game vs France, which is scheduled at 16.30 on Saturday. (2/9)