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Men's World Championship 2002 - Press Info

Press Conference

Portugal beat Poland 3-1 (25-22, 32-34, 25-20, 25-22) - duration 1:51
05-Oct, start time: 20:10, end time: 22:01 - Attendance: 2,850
Murek Daiwd (Poland, Captain): "We did not play a good match today. Portugal did it instead and I would like to congratulate them".

Ubirajara Pereyra (Portugal, Captain): "It was a difficult match today. I think we were much more consistent on the key moments today, and that made the difference. The Polish team made a good match anyway".

Waldemar Wspanialy (Poland, Coach) "Congratulations to the Portuguese team. We did not play a good match; we had many problems with the service. Portugal deployed a fast game which was difficult for us to control".

Juan Diaz (Portugal, Coach): "We played a good match today. We tried to complicate their reception to disturb their setting. We did it at times and I am very happy. We came to this World Championship with the objective of playing as well as possible and we are achieving that. We are among the best eight, that is a big merit and also very important for us".