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The news that was in the air for months, it’s finally official.
The Sir Safety Conad Perugia, announces the purchase of the team from the Ukrainian Oleh Plotnytskyi!
It binds therefore to the society bianconera the hammer class of ’97, certainly one of the world’s more interesting and more perspective in the role of places four.
Talent exploded really early to Plotnytskyi, who grew up in the country in Lokomotiv Kharkiv, with which he won two league titles and one cup of Ukraine.
Talent blossomed in all its vehemence in the european championships under 20 2016 where he dragged the Ukraine up to the silver medal by taking the award for Mvp and best team of the competition.
In November 2017, the landing in Italy, at Monza , where By he stayed for two seasons. The first, learning, sees him close with 184 points on the score-sheet, while in the second season, the owner unmovable of Real Volleyball, it puts a mark 284 with a 48-ace (fourth overall in the Superalloy, by demonstrating its technical skills and also temperamental.
Left-handed arm, very fast, and Plotnytskyi is player across the field, good in the fundamental of first and second line and a great leaper, has a wide variety of shots both from the nine-metre (where it is able to beat both the spin that flot with great hazard) and is on the attack from the four, two and also with the pipe.
All this, twenty-two years old, makes him a player of great level that goes to strengthen greatly the battery of hammers-ball.
Plotnytskyi, busy with his own national team in theEuropean Golden League, can’t wait to wear the jersey of the Block Devils:
“I’m obviously very happy to become part of Perugia, one of the best clubs in the world. I had the dream of playing in a top club and I like the idea that Perugia want to always aim to win.
What goals do we have for next season? I think everyone in Perugia want to come back to see the PalaBarton the taraflex with the Italian flag that belongs to the Italian champions. Then of course we will do everything to win the other competition that again we’ll dispute”.
Not missing in the first interview the “official” Block Devils of Plotnytskyi a greeting to his new audience:
“Many fans have already written me these days saying to me that I expect and that they are happy that I will play in Perugia. And all of this, I love it, I love the atmosphere that the fans of Perugia to create around the team and during the matches, I felt very well!”.
The important task that performed by the company’s president Sirci, which leads to the PalaBarton certainly one of the valuable pieces on the international market. So the general director Bino Rizzuto on the arrival of Plotnytskyi:
“Oleh is a player, despite his young age, of great thickness. We have been able to appreciate in these two years by the opponent in our league, is in the middle of her technical growth and professional and will surely help us to make Perugia even stronger.
We are going to add to a roster already of the highest level that the president Sirci with the company is setting up and we are sure you will give an important contribution for the next season.”
(Source: press release)