adidas Next Generation Tournament 2019




Zalgirio Arena will be hosting the top young European basketball talents on the 8-10th of February, as the 17th annual EuroLeague youth tournament is making its way back to the capital of Lithuanian basketball. Kaunas has been selected to host one of the four qualification tournaments for the seventh time now.

Eight teams from six nations will battle for a ticket to Vitoria, where the main tournament of the adidas Next Generation youth tournament will be held during the EuroLeague Final Four on the 16-19th of May.

Zalgiris’ youth will begin their battles in Group A, facing off against CFBB Paris (France), Lokomotiv Krasnodar (Russia) and Torrons Vicens L’Hospitalet (Spain). Group B will see the likes of Rytas Vilnius (Lithuania), DBA Copenhagen (Denmark), Stellazurra Roma (Italy) and CSKA Moscow (Russia).

The Group tournament will be played on the 8-9th of February, while the top teams in each group will face off for a single ticket to the final stage in Vitoria on Sunday, the 10th.

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Tickets ( are valid for all of the day’s games. Entrance is free for all 2018-2019 Zalgiris season ticket holders.