RK Celje Pivovarna Lasko got a big reinforcement for the rest of the season in which Slovenian best team will have tough challenge to qualify for the TOP 16 of VELUX EHF Champions League, but also reach SEHA FINAL4 and win trophies on domestic stage. One familiar face at “Zlatorog” hall, Croatian left back Ivan Sliskovic, will play again for the Slovenian champions, the team where he had two great seasons between 2013 and 2015.
The 26-years old shooter played his last match in August 2016 at Olympic Games in Rio, afterwards he was influenced with mononucleosis virus, which put him out of the court for the last 15 months.
Sliskovic parted ways with Telekom Veszprem few months ago, the team which joined in summer 2015.
- First of all, I am really happy to come back to Celje, where I had two great seasons. I am thankful to everyone in the club, that they gave me a chance to get back to the handball court in current situation. A very hard years is behind me. I hope to show for what I am capable quickly. I don’t know how much time I wll need. Firstly, I have to start to practice with the rest of the team. My wish is to help team to achieve goals. I would like to get back on the level where I was before.