Euroleague Basketball joins the family of European basketball in mourning the premature passing of game official Gianluca Mattioli of Italy at the age of 49.
Mr. Mattioli, from Pesaro, officiated more than 100 games in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, 7DAYS EuroCup and the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT during the decade between 2005 and 2015. He had worked nearly 1,000 games in an officiating career that started in 1985.
Euroleague Basketball extends its condolences to Mr. Mattioli's loved ones. May he rest in peace.