From Petare to Portugal. Forward Génesis Rivera was announced as the new addition of Clube Propaganda Nataçâo for the 23-24 season.
Agostinho Pinto's team will be playing their second year in the Portuguese top division and have turned to the Venezuelan to enhance their game. And, at 27 years old and 78 meters tall, Génesis Rivera stands out for being fast and effective from long distance, but she is also an extraordinary líder.
This will be your first experience in Europe.
After her time in college basketball in the United States, she made her way into the national team and at the same time became one of the main references of the Women's Super League in its first two editions.
She was in fact MVP of the 2021 season as she was the líder of Caribeñas from Caracas and finish líder in points (averaging 19.7), blocks (30) and minutes played (38.59). She suffered a painful injury in the semi-finals and was forced to undergo surgery.
But, after a long recovery process, he managed to return for 2022 and then won the title, posting a double-double of 31 points and 16 rebounds in the decisive game.
He recently disputed the Leon America Cup, Mexico, and ended up averaging 10.3 points with three rebounds and 1.8 assists. He also ensured the pass to the Pan American Games in Santiago de Chile.