One of the most prominent players of "Klaipedos granitas", ErnestasVeliulis, was invited to join the U-21 Lithuanian national team. He is expected to help Lithuanians in their clash against Moldova on the 5th of June. It will be the qualification match for U-21 European Championship.
"It is always delightful when you’re called up for the national team. It is a great honor to wear the national team jersey and represent your country. I will try my best not to disappoint the coaches."
He also claimed he was happy to have the chance to improve as a player with the KlaipedosGranitas.
"The conditions here are perfect. The atmosphere with the club is good, both the coaches and players are friendly and provide a lot of good advice. I get a lot of playing time, and there is really nothing to complain about. It’s a pity that the club is now only at the eight spot, but I believe we will soon change this. We are very determined and ready to fight,” - the 21-year old stated.