Panathinaikos OPAP announces the two-year agreement with coach Dejan Radonjic.
“I am very happy, excited and honored to join the big Panathinaikos family and become part of one of the greatest clubs in Europe.
I want to thank the people from the club for the trust and support I have received as all of that means a lot to me.
We have a lot of work ahead of us, but I am sure that together we will make great things that are expected from Panathinaikos”, stated.
Radonjić was born on February 2, 1970 and he is a Montenegrin professional basketball coach and former player.
Radonjić became the head coach for Budućnost in 2005. Until 2012, he won six consecutive Montenegrin League championships and six consecutive Montenegrin Cup tournaments with Budućnost.
In 2013, Radonjić joined Serbian team Crvena zvezda. Until 2017, he won both the Adriatic League and Serbian League championships the same 3-in-a-row sequence. Thereafter, he coached German team Bayern Munich in three seasons, winning two German League championships. In 2020, he returned to Crvena Zvezda.
In 2011, Radonjić had a short stint as the head coach of the Montenegrin national basketball team.