Nikolaos Zisis

Nikolaos Zisis

Name Nikolaos Zisis
Profession Basketball Player
Date of Birth 1983-08-16
Place of Birth Greece
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Birth Sign Leo

About Nikolaos Zisis

Greek basketball player who played the point and shooting guard positions; he was nicknamed “The Lord of the Rings” for his many medals.

Early Life of Nikolaos Zisis

He played youth basketball for the Saloniki team in 1996 at the Greek YMCA and he started his pro career with AEK Athens from 2000 until 2005.

Trivia

He won gold medals at the 2002 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship in Lithuania and at the 2005 FIBA EuroBasket in Serbia & Montenegro; he also played for Greece at the 2004 Summer Olympics and the 2008 Olympic Basketball Tournament.

Family Life

He and Fani Skoufi were married in 2010 for which Greek national basketball teammate Vassilis Spanoulis was his best man.

Associated With

He and Italian NBA player Andrea Bargnani developed a close friendship.

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Nikolaos Karelis

Nikolaos Karelis

Name Nikolaos Karelis
Profession Soccer Player
Date of Birth 1992-02-24
Place of Birth Greece
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Birth Sign Pisces

About Nikolaos Karelis

Greek soccer player known as a member of clubs like Panathinaikos and the Greek national team. He won the Greek Cup title with Panathinaikos in 2014.

Early Life of Nikolaos Karelis

He came up through the Ergotelis youth system and made his senior debut with the club in 2005.

Trivia

In April 2008, he became the youngest footballer ever to play for Ergotelis in a Greek Super League match.

Family Life

His father is Konstantinos Karelis.

Associated With

He has played alongside English goalkeeper Luke Steele at Panathinaikos FC.

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