was named last Monday as Head Coach of Spanish U16 National Team that will play from July the 31st to August the 10th the U16 European Championship in Debrecen (Hungary).
The Spanish Federation has trusted Andreu for this new challenge after five good seasons as head coach in Spanish 1st Division with Cadí La Seu and also wide experience in this Championship, winning the Gold Medal both in the 2012 and 2013 editions.
Andreu´s career started in men basketball, coaching C.N.Sabadell in the 2005-06 serason and Sedis Mausa in 2006-07.
the 2007-08 season, Andreu had his debut as assistant coach in Spanish
Women First Division, staying for 2 years until he was promoted to head
coach in the 2009-10 season.
As head coach, Andreu has been 5
seasons with Cadí, reaching the 7th position in the 2011-12 season (best
result in club history) and beating Rivas Ecópolis, team that months
later would be Euroleague Finalist, losing against Ros Casares.
Bou continued improving his results and in the 2012-13 season finished
in fourth position (new best position in Club History) beating also
Perfumerías Avenida, team that finally would win the Spanish League.
Bou was first named assistant coach in the U16 Spanish National Team
(5th position) and he was again named in 2012 and 2013 winning back to
back Gold Medals in the U16 European Championship.
are usually very aggressive on defense, play at fast pace with many
possessions and involve a long rotation of players, each of them with a
He is a very dedicated and hard working coach and usually his players value his work and speak very well of him.
doubt that Andreu Bou is a talented coach who despite his age has a lot
of experience getting great results with not rich teams.
is no other coach in Europe being 31 year old and already with 5 season
of experience as head coach in one of the top leagues in Europe.
2007-2008: Assistant Coach - Cadí La Seu d´Urgell (España-LF1)
2008-2009: Assistant Coach - Cadí La Seu d´Urgell (España-LF1)2009-2010: Head Coach - Cadí la Seu D'urgell (España-LF1)2010-2011: Head Coach - Cadi La Seu D´Urgell (España-LF1) 2011-2012: Head Coach - Cadí la Seu D'Urgell (Spain-LF1) 2012-2013: Head Coach - Cadí la Seu D'Urgell (Spain-LF1) 2013-2014: Head Coach - Cadí ICG Software (Spain-LF1) AWARDS Assistant Coach U16 Spanish National Team - 2010,2012,2013
Fifth position U16 European Championship 2010
Gold Medal in U16 European Championship 2012
Gold Medal in U16 European Championship 2013
Spanish LF1 Semifinalist -13
Head Coach Spanish U16 National Team - 14