SCAN SPORT – A recruiter like the others had obviously not recognized the star of the France team.
Currently in France for the holidays, Nicolas Batum had a funny encounter in a hypermarket. The Los Angeles Clippers player said on Twitter:with the family, doing our shopping in a supermarket, a gentleman approaches me: ‘I don’t know if you play basketball but I know someone at the Tunisian Federation and I can offer you something there and integrate the ‘National team’. I kindly said that I had other plans».
The Olympic vice-champion with the Blues, whom this very special recruiter had obviously not recognized, specifies in a second tweet: “true story“. Among the many Internet users to react to this comical story, the Tunisian Basketball Federation challenged the tricolor international. “Nico, we want our revenge!“Wrote the FTBB, referring to the three defeats suffered by the Tunisians against Batum and its partners since 2010.