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We will try to Savino Del Bene Scandicci to undermine the unbeatable seasonal ofImoco Volley Conegliano, in the match valid for the8th day of Serie A1 Women. Veterans from the company of Istanbul in the Champions League (and even before since a 3-0 win in the derby with Florence, the tuscan will come to the PalaVerde with the ambition to put the sticks between the wheels of the panthers – league with 23 points – and therefore to shorten the gap with the top of the leaderboard.
Daniel Santarelli, who in a week has led his athletes to a suffered a 3-2 victory over the hungarians at the Vasas Obuda, is aware of the danger represented by former Malinov and Bricio and companions: “we Face an opponent that will be at the Palaverde in great shape and with enthusiasm after victories with Florence, very clear, and the big test of Istanbul VakifBank – says the coach of the treviso -. We knew from the beginning of the season that Gwynedd would have been a major force in this Championship: they must not deceive the ranking, once you have meshed the right gear and resolved the physical problems, propose as a team from the immense potential. A team very similar to our own, with a physicality is incredible, and the many alternative to quality in every role. It will be a very important game for us, both for the value of the match itself, both as a test in view of the upcoming commitments, which for us are the Champions League in Romania and then the World Club in China, where we will face teams as strong as the Savino del Bene“.
The Igor Gorgonzola Novara, also victorious at the European premiere, it will wait for the PalaIgor a Saugella Monza in growth, coming from two consecutive wins. The blue of Massimo Barbolini showed they immediately digested the ko of the Cup and pointing to the result of the full to keep the second position. Despite the quality of the opponent, in the brianza there is a great desire to try to make points on the field of novara, the company never failed so far. Ortolani companions and have in fact beaten twice Novara but never far from home.
“This championship is proving that every game is a battle, against any opponent, it is essential to maintain focus and determination in every moment because you cannot afford even the minimal drop in voltage or attention – says Rachel Morello, director of the Igor -. We will face an opponent, Monza, who is fresh from a good win and that proved to be in growth, beyond the value of the rose that is important and we have to be brave to take advantage of all their indecision or error, without commetterne to our time. The goal is to track important points for the standings and a good performance to continue in our path“.
“We’re approaching the match against Novara training us with attention and with much awareness of the things that we will need – explains the Maximum Dagioni, coach of the Saugella -. It will be a difficult challenge, but we come with a good spirit and with the desire to improve the mechanisms of the game. Our team is profoundly renewed, and then we had to settle gradually of the aspects of our volleyball. Both I and the girls we are, however, aware that there are large margins of improvement, which is why we work day after day, hard to put them in place. It will be another difficult test, certainly, but we come to this confrontation with great motivation“.
On Saturday night, the Join And-Work Busto Arsizio will be on the hunt for second place in the standings in advance, live on Rai Sport HD against the Bosca, S. Bernard Cuneo. The coach of the butterflies Stefano Lavarini, who is expected to recover Alessia Orro, and that could deploy from the first minute Giulia Leonardi, capable of a record retrieval from the injury with the operation of the little finger of the left hand, want the new points to stay in the top band of the ranking.
“The wedge is a nice team in this start of the championship has already centered, with important results such as the victories with Scandicci and Monza – highlights Britt Herbots, spiker belgian UYBA -. We need to be aggressive from the beginning, try to express our game and bring home the three points. I’m glad to meet the other part of the network Lise Van Hecke: it is always nice to be able to play with their countrymen”.
“The feelings are positive – said Srna Markovic, spiker austrian Wedge in the summer that he dressed in the colours of the UYBA in the Lega Volley Summer Tour -. We had ten days to reflect and train ourselves with the goal of regaining the form of the beginning of the season. It will not be easy, because against the Bust we have always suffered from and play at PalaYamamay is complicated. The coach Lavarini is a team very complete, in addition to two terminals that are offensive such as Herbots and Lowe’s has many other solutions in attack. We need to look at ourselves and think to get back to playing as we know it: the wins then they will come. I finally I have recovered and I can’t wait to be able to give back the better.“
The defeat in the derby has not dampened the enthusiasm de Il Bisonte in Florence, which occupies a position of high rank and is waiting at the Mandela Forum the Zanetti Bergamo. The match will feature especially for the onset of the first coach Daniele Turino, promoted in the aftermath of the resignation of Plenty: “The goal of Sunday is to make many points, because we lose by a ranking that is not good and would give us a nice boost. It will not be easy, Florence is coached by one of the coaches the most talented of our league. Have a quick game, this is their strong point, also defend and murano well. Our task will be to put them in difficulty already by the joke, so that Dijkema does not have balls that are easy to manage. Emotion? I do not feel it yet because I’m not thinking about. When I am in the field we will see. It will not be easy, also because from the other side I’ll find a coach of great experience. It will be nice to try to beat him“.
The Bank: banca valsabbina Millenium Brescia returns to embrace the public friend of PalaGeorge, where on Sunday it will challenge the Lardini Filottrano. Lens forget the ko Perugia and come back to win to continue the successful path taken in the League. “The defeat in Perugia was unexpected – said the spiker of the lionesses Laura Saccomani -, we have the wrong approach, and we are not able to show our true strength of the team. Against Filottrano we have to play as we know and so be able to demonstrate our abilities. If we enter the field with too much pressure, we run the risk of bad play, we must play to mind free. We took advantage of this week to prepare for our race in the best possible way and give the maximum on every ball“.
Improving the conditions of the Spanish Rivero, who could be available to coach Mazzola. On the contrary, Lardini has finally centered with a victory PalaTriccoli and search for continuity. “There is a game against a team tricky, that, since, here, has already collected 11 points, despite the misstep of Perugia in the last round – analyzes Philip’s Slave, coach of the Lardini -. While a shift in the actual, Brescia continues to reflect a lot of the philosophy of the game, his coach Mazzola, a training that combines an excellent defensive intensity to the effectiveness of the fire mouths that have the responsibility to close the action. We know that we cannot afford to lower the level of attention, a victory does not change the leitmotif of our season: the application and order are a must from the beginning of the season, and must continue to be so until the end. The ranking is short and there is space for each type of result. Our task remains to collect as many points as possible to work with serenity.“
Golden Tulip Volalto 2.0 Caserta and Bartoccini Fortinfissi Perugia, the two neopromosse from the A2 Series, face off on Sunday at the PalaVignola in a duel delicate. The palermo of Giuseppe Cuccarini , and the t-shirts black Fabio Teams occupy the last two positions of the ranking, and for this reason the three points on offer have a significant importance. The casertane, who had anticipated a few days in the match of the seventh day, they had the opportunity to work with serenity on the appointment. For its part, the Bartoccini lives a good feeling with it after the nice 3-0 gotten to the PalaBarton against Brescia, the first victory of the season.
“It will be a classic match from inside or outside, is a field that is very hot where the fans do you feel, being a building very little is collected, we will be able to maintain concentration and competitive spirit to high levels and certainly will not be easy – says Fabio Cattle dogs, coach of Perugia -. I am very happy with how we worked in this week, we adjusted some of the situations and we seem to be ready. Us and Caserta are the two new promoted, but as we have seen in this league all the teams are important and all the teams can have their say, and then especially among us could get any result“.
ON TV AND STREAMING
All the matches of Serie A1 Women live on TV or on the web, completely for free. The dream of all fans of volleyball in the pink Series, it is the reality. Rai Sport HD season 2019-20 will broadcast one game for each day of the Regular Season. Only for the eighth day, double event on channel 57 digital terrestrial, always with the comment of Mark’s Imagination and Giulia Pisani: in addition to the challenge, played on Wednesday between Chieri and Casalmaggiore, Saturday 23rd, Join And Work in Busto Arsizio is the host of the Bosca St. Bernard Cuneo. The remaining races of the 8^ day, will be broadcast in live streaming on the official website of PMG Sports, on LVF TV, the web tv of the Women’s Volleyball League, inside the Sports section of the site Republic.it and on the portal Sport.en.
Thanks to the agreement with Sportradar, which has acquired the audiovisual rights international of the Series A Female for the distribution media and betting, the games broadcast on Rai Sport HD will be broadcast around the world in more than 30 countries. NC+ (Poland), Sportklub (the former Yugoslavia), Cyta (Cyprus), D-Smart (Turkey), Dubai Sports Channel (UAE, north Africa), Claro Sports (Latin America), Cosmote TV (Greece) and FloSports (United States) are the issuers that they will offer to their viewers the spectacle of the Championship the most beautiful in the world.
The results and statistics in real time of all the races in the Series To Female are available on the homepage of the official website of the Women’s Volleyball League (www.legavolleyfemminile.it). The Championship Series A1 and Series A2 and all the events of the season 2019-20 you can follow at any time thanks to the App Livescore Lega Volley Female, compatible with iOS and Android and can be downloaded for free on the Apple app Store and the Google Play Store, offers a range of content to the fans: valuable information on the Championship match, the link to the online ticket office, the satellite coordinates of the buildings, real-time statistics of every match, with the indication of the players who went in the field and their score of points (attacks, ace, walls and errors).
CHAMPIONSHIP SERIE A1 WOMEN – THE PROGRAM’s 8TH DAY
Wednesday 20 November, at 20.30 (live on Rai Sport HD)
Reale Mutua Fenera Chieri – èpiù Pomì Casalmaggiore 0-3 (21-25, 20-25, 15-25)
Saturday, November 23, at 20.30 (live on Rai Sport HD)
Join E-Work Busto Arsizio – Bosca S. Bernard Cuneo
Sunday, November 24, 17.00 (direct PMG Sports)
Imoco Volley Conegliano – Savino Del Bene Scandicci
Igor Gorgonzola Novara – Saugella Monza
Il Bisonte Florence – Zanetti Bergamo
Bank: Banca Valsabbina Millenium Brescia – Lardini Filottrano
Golden Tulip Volalto 2.0 Caserta – Bartoccini Fortinfissi Perugia
Imoco Volley Conegliano* 23; Igor Gorgonzola Novara* 18; èPIù Pomi’ Casalmaggiore 16; Join E-Work Busto Arsizio 16; Il Bisonte Firenze 15; Savino Del Bene Scandicci 12; Bank: banca valsabbina Millenium Brescia* 11; Reale Mutua Fenera Chieri 10*; Saugella Monza 9; Zanetti Bergamo, 7; Bosca St. Bernard Cuneo 6; Lardini Filottrano 5; Bartoccini Fortinfissi Perugia 5; Golden Tulip Volalto 2.0 Caserta 4.
*a game more
(Source: press release)