Serbian coach braces for tough 2017 season

first_imgSports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Chinese-manned vessel unsettles Bohol town Phoenix logs emotional win Where did they go? Millions left Wuhan before quarantine EDITORS’ PICK Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netFoton coach Moro Branislav is expected to come back to the country in the second week of January to prepare the Tornadoes for a tough 2017 season in the Philippine Superliga.Foton owner Rommel Sytin said the Serbian mentor, who steered Foton to the Grand Prix title early this month, is tasked to hone the Tornadoes amid stronger competition.ADVERTISEMENT “When she (Santiago) came back, not in top condition,” said Branislav.He said Santiago has what it takes to score a million-dollar contract.“I have a player who just signed a contract for $1 million with Eczasibasi Vitra,” said Branislav of Tijana Boskovic.F2 Logistics is expected to come intact with the core of UAAP champion La Salle.Petron is reportedly keen on acquiring Foton’s Cherry Rondina and another middle blocker who will replace CJ Rosario.ADVERTISEMENT Smart’s Siklab Saya: A multi-city approach to esports View comments Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Reigning All Filipino champion F2 Logistics and three-time titlist Petron are reportedly beefing up for the season.Branislav had earlier announced his intention to whip up the Tornadoes into a battle-ready club.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra teammates show love for SlaughterSPORTSWe are youngSPORTSFreddie Roach: Manny Pacquiao is my Muhammad Ali“We need to professionalize, which means we don’t go abroad to play friendly but to really compete,” Branislav said before leaving for Serbia two weeks ago.He was referring to Foton standout Jaja Santiago, who left for Japan to train with National University in the middle of the Grand Prix.center_img We are young Shanghai officials reveal novel coronavirus transmission modes MOST READ Smart hosts first 5G-powered esports exhibition match in PH PH among economies most vulnerable to virus Chinese-manned vessel unsettles Bohol town Senators to proceed with review of VFA Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan PLAY LIST 01:31Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan01:33WHO: ‘Global stocks of masks and respirators are now insufficient’01:01WHO: now 31,211 virus cases in China 102:02Vitamin C prevents but doesn’t cure diseases like coronavirus—medic03:07’HINDI PANG-SPORTS LANG!’03:03SILIP SA INTEL FUND As fate of VFA hangs, PH and US forces take to the skies for exerciselast_img read more

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