Josep Puerto extends his contract with Valencia Basket until 2025


Josep Puerto and Valencia Basket have reached an agreement so the Valencian forward (2.00m, Almussafes, 03/08/1999, 22 years) will extend his relationship with the Club for three more seasons, until June 30, 2025. Josep made his debut with the taronja jersey almost six years ago in a EuroCup game and after a period of development with loans in Oviedo and Castellón, since he returned in October 2020 recovered from a loan in the Castellón team, he has consolidated himself in the Valencia Basket men's team to raise his counter of official games with Valencia Basket to 74 for the moment. In the current season,  Puerto has played every possible game (19, 15 of them as a starter) with numbers of 6.9 points with a 38.6% in 3p shoots, 2.9 rebounds and a PIR of 5.7.


After signing the extension of his contract, Puerto highlighted being “very happy, this is a dream come true for me. What each child who starts in Alqueria wants is to get to the pro teams and the Club to giving me this opportunity and betting on me makes me very happy and I hope to restore their confidence by working as hard as I can and always giving 100%”.