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S.L.A.C Basketball (GUINEA)

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The Seydou Legacy Athlétique Club, commonly known as SLAC, is a Guinean basketball team from Conakry. The team plays in the Guinean Ligue 1 and has won it six times in history.

In March 2018, SLAC made its debut in the FIBA Africa Basketball League, the top pan-African league. On 1 March 2018, SLAC played its first game ever at an African main tournament, losing 80–65 to JS Kairouan. In 2019, SLAC won its fourth domestic championship after beating BACK in the finals. Qualified as the national champion of Guinea, SLAC played in the 2020 BAL Qualifying Tournaments. Before the start of the qualifiers, SLAC attracted Serbian head coach Zeljko Zecevic.

The following year, the team returned to the BAL qualifiers and qualified after beating Mali's AS Police after overtime in the semifinal. 
As such, SLAC becomes the first team from Guinea to play in the BAL.

TEAMS ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Guinea Ligue 1: 2015, 2016, 2017, 2019, 2020, 2021