Friday, 18 April 2014
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Brazil coach: “The bronze is important after 4 years work,”

Brazil players celebrating

Brazil Head coach Antonio Rizola
 “I’m happy to win the bronze medal as it was following 4 years of work. Congratulation Bulgaria and their coach as they played a great game today. Today Bulgaria shoed that they are good team and only need more experience at the world level. I’m Happy and excited so that this group finally won a medal in the World Championship. We dedicate this triumph to our country. Also we thank Mexico for the great organizing event and the excellent fans’ support”,

Brazil Captain Leticia Raymondi
“After the bad start in the match we could make the adjustments in our defense and reception.. Congratulation Bulgaria players who played a good game and never surrender. I’m Happy with the victory and winning the bronze medal, this is a great moment to this group. We are thankful for the support of the Mexicali fans, the people here were superb from the first day we arrived here, this is a great experience to us”

Bulgaria head coach Stoyan Gunchev
“We are happy with the performance of the team in all World Championship and to obtain the fourth place. This match is the best for Bulgaria in all the championship matches; I congratulate Brazil for the victory and my players for working hard to obtain great goals to our country. Today Brazil, played great volleyball and Antonio Rizola demonstrated one of the best coaches to change the game plan and recover after losing the first two set”,

Bulgaria captain Tsvetlina Nikolova
“Frustrated by the result---- we gained first and second set and we could not complete the result. In the last set we played strong, but Brazil made their adjustments and to dominate. I’m sad so that I believe that we could win that match”

  

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