Facundo Campazzo received a huge compliment this Monday after the Municipalidad de Córdoba club gave his name to the stadium of the institution where he started in basketball the current player of the Denver Nuggets of the NBA and the Argentine National Team.
The initiative was proposed by the Undersecretary of Municipal Sports arrived at a time when the Cordovan base, who will turn 30 tomorrow, is shining in the team of the state of Colorado, United States and the Cordovan expressed his joy through a tweet in which he expressed: “It is very significant for me that the Muni stadium is now bearing my name. On that court I lived incredible moments and met great friends. I had fun, learned and grew. I hope I can return soon. Thank you to all who carried out the initiative ! “.
In addition, Facu had also participated in the event in which the stadium was declared with his name remotely from the United States, and stated: “The club takes you off the street, it was my refuge. That’s how I felt it. I had very nice things there, and what I take with me are the values that they gave me in that place and that make me the person I am “.
Despite his beginnings in the club, Campazzo did not have any other experience in any team in his city in the National League, competition in which he defended the colors of Peñarol, from Mar del Plata, between 2008 and 2014, obtaining remarkable returns, with four local titles, in addition to achieving several personal distinctions.
The point guard who arrived in the NBA last December after a brilliant stint at Real Madrid and who since 2012 is one of the players that makes up the squad of the Argentine team in each of the calls, tomorrow he will play against the Orlando Magic for a new NBA date.