Virtus Segafredo Bologna has completed the signing of guard Iffe Lundberg, the club announced on Thursday. Lundberg (1.93 meters, 27 years old) split last season between CSKA Moscow and Phoenix in the NBA. With CSKA, he averaged 9.1 points, 2.4 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 24 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague appearances. With Phoenix, he posted 3.3 points, 2.8 assists and 1.8 rebounds in four late-season appearances.
Virtus brings in guard Lundberg
Lundberg made his EuroLeague debut with CSKA during the 2020-21 season, when he made an impact as a mid-season addition and helped the team reach the EuroLeague Final Four by posting an average of 11.3 points on excellent shooting percentages (67.7% from two-point range and 43.6% from three). He also recorded averages of 2.5 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game in that season.
Lundberg helped CSKA win the VTB United League in the 2020-21 season, too. Before CSKA, Lundberg played with Polish side Stelmet Zielona Gora, which he helped win the 2021 Polish Cup as the competition’s MVP. Lundberg started his professional career as a teenager with Falcon in his native Denmark and also played for Copenhagen and Horsens before heading abroad, as he went on to represent Basquet Manresa and Tenerife of Spain. He is also a member of the Danish national team.