Before Victor Wembanyama, the golden nugget of French basketball, set out to conquer America, it was a little bit of America that happened to him on Sunday, on the sidelines of the game that Boulogne-Levallois, his team, lost against Monaco (95- 82 ap), during the 12th day of Betclic Elite.
Indeed, among the spectators was Michael Douglas, the American actor (78 years old), winner of an Oscar in 1987 and notably seen in the films Following the green diamond, Fatal affair, Wall Street, Basic Instinct, The Game of Traffic .
“Victor is very impressive”
Asked by BeIN Sports, Douglas said, first in French, a language he speaks, then in English, that he was present for the second time at the Marcel-Cerdan sports hall in Levallois. ” Like others, I want to see Victorhe declared. It’s very good. It’s a good game. Victor is very impressive. It moves wonderfully. His family is very nice, he has very talented brothers. I wish him the best. »
Michael Douglas is a huge basketball fan and in the NBA he supports the Miami Heat. Admitting, which is obvious, that Wembanyama will be the first choice for the next version, he also admitted that his heart team had very little chance of getting the French pearl. But Douglas clarified that he still kind of believed in it.