1996-born point guard Jules Dang Akodo has headed to Germany to join Frankfurt Skyliners, where he will play for the feeder team in Pro-B, whilst also featuring for the under-19 side in the NBBL.
The talented youngster competed for England at the under-18 European Championships in the summer of 2014, averaging 14.5 points and 4 assists per game, before going on to rank number 1 at the DENG Camp Top 50.
Dang Akodo returned to England for the 14/15 season to play for London Greenhouse Pioneers as well as in the EABL with Ealing, Hammersmith & West London College having previously been playing in Slovenia with Union Olympija.
In his first weekend playing in the NBBL the 18-year-old scored 13 points on 6-9 shooting from the field, also adding four rebounds in a 65-52 victory.
The Skyliners’ first team play in the Beko-BBL and Dang Akodo could earn a call-up if he impresses.