Stephen Arigbabu

Stephen Arigbabu (* February 15, 1972 in Hannover ) is a former professional basketball player. He is married and has 2 children.

Stephen Arigbabu played since he was 14 years basketball. Since then, he has graduated to the position of the center 166 caps for Germany and won several successes in both the club and with the national team. His career in the National Dress he finished in 2006 and was officially adopted in Berlin from the national team. On 31 August 2007, he was re-nominated because of the failure of his teammate Sven Schultze for the European Basketball Championship 2007 in Spain. With the national team he reached the 5th place in the match against Croatia.

After the season 2009/2010, in which he went for Marousi Athens in Greece to basket hunting, he gave on July 7, 2010, the end of his active career known.

For the season 2010/2011 he was appointed as the new Head Coach of the regional league BSW Sixers from Sander village. He succeeds by Chuck Evans, who resigned for personal reasons from his post. With the end of the 2010/2011 season, the Sixers were at # 2 on the table and went to the Pro B on. After a good 2011/2012 season, in which the Sixers as a climber immediately reached the Playoffs Pro B, the team was unable to repeat the success in the following season. In December 2012, Arigbabu solved then his contract on Sandersville village.

On May 3, 2013 were announced that Stephen Arigbabu will serve as assistant coach of the German U18 national basketball team in the future. In the 2013/2014 season he an intern for several months during league basketball Rasta Vechta.

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