FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship 2014

Press release

Argentina complete World Championship preparations in Moscow


Argentina are training at the Dynamo Stadium from August 25-27

Moscow, Russia, August 24, 2014 - The Argentine national men's team, who are in the final stages of their preparations for the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship Poland 2014, have arrived in Moscow, Russia with their coach Julio Velasco, where they will train and play a series of friendly matches at the Dynamo Stadium from August 25-27.

After the friendlies, and forty eight hours prior to their first match at the World Championship, Argentina will travel to Wroclaw, where they will face Venezuela
on Sunday .

The same fourteen players who have been training together since the Brazilian friendly tour two weeks ago have traveled to Europe. They are:

Setters: Luciano De Cecco, Nicolas Uriarte

Opposite players: Jose Luis González, Santiago Darraidou

Side spikers: Javier Filardi ©, Facundo Conte, Rodrigo Quiroga, Alejandro Toro

Liberos: Sebastian Garroq, Sebastian Closter

Coaches submit final 12-player rosters at least 30 minutes prior to each World Championship match.

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