FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship

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Italy coach Davide Mazzanti: It wasn’t easy for us to play a good match after yesterday


Davide Mazzanti and Cristina Chirichella, coach and captain of Italy

Brno, Czech Republic, June 24, 2013 – Italy defeat Algeria 3-0

Italy coach Davide Mazzanti: It wasn’t easy for us to play a good match after yesterday because yesterday we had a lot of difficulties with our game. Anyway today we made a good match so we are more happy.

Italy captain Cristina Chirichella: Today we played better than yesterday against Egypt. This is very important for us because in such matches we can also train our skills. I didn’t play today but I’m happy that I could help my team with my voice and supporting from the bench.

Algeria coach Saidani Aimed Eddine: My team prepared for the game against Italy very good. Italy is a very strong team. I’m a little happy because I have very young team and we played a good game against such a big team. It was a good experience and we had the possibility to develop for the next rounds on this championship.

Algeria captain Sarah Akroun: Today we were tired after yesterday’s long match. I have to say that we tried to give our best and it was a good game for us, but Italy is a very good team.

 

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