Coaches Zé Roberto of Brazil and Giovanni Guidetti of Germany chatting during the press conference
Brazil coach Jose Guimaraes (Zé Roberto):
"We played very well today. Our blocking, defending serving were all good. We also excelled on the counterattack. We have made the semifinals. This is an important step."
Brazil captain Fabiana:
"It was a good match for us. We played well, especially on defense. Our blocking and serves were good."
Germany coach Giovanni Guidetti:
"Brazil is playing very good volleyball. It is tough to put the ball on the floor with them. They have good blocking and attacking. I think they will be world champions."
Germany captain Christian Furst:
"They gave us a lesson in volleyball. It is an honor every time we play against them. Their combination of quickness and power is one of their strengths. They have great team spirit and also physical strength."