Following a majority vote of the League Board, Polish club Zielona Gora was accepted into the VTB United League for the 2018-19 season.
Several Polish teams have already competed in the League. Asseco Prokom Gdynia was a member of the League from 2010-12, while Turow Zgorelec participated from 2012-14.
– I’m very happy about the decision made at the VTB United League, noted club owner Janusz Jasinski. – This is a big honor for our team to participate in one competition with top European clubs. As a member of the VTB League, everyone from our players and the club to our city, region and sponsors will be promoted and recognized on the Russian market.
Zielona Gora, Poland
City: Zielona Gora, Poland
Club colors: green, white
Home arena: CRS Hall (capacity 5,000)
Owner: Janusz Jasinski
Head coach: Igor Jovovic
President: Ryszard Buczek
General manager: Michal Szpak
Polish champions (2013, 2015, 2016, 2017)
Polish Cup champions (2015, 2017)
Polish Supercup champions (2015)
Two-time EuroLeague participants (2014, 2016)
Two-time EuroCup participants (2013, 2015)