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World League 2003 - Press Info

Press conference

Spain beat Greece 3-1 (22-25, 25-21, 25-22, 25-23) - duration 1:52
08-Jul, start time: 20:08, end time: 22:00 - Attendance: 8,500
The captain of Greek Mario Gkiourdas team congratulated Spain for its victory in the press conference after the match. "Spanish team played better than us today and the only thing I can do is to congratulate", said Gkoiurdas.

The head coach of Greece, Stylianos Prosalikas said: "Spain has been better today; my team didn't play as they use to, we had our problems and we were not in the best conditions".

Spanish captain, Rafael Pascual pointed out "today we didn't start too well; afterwards, we improved and played very well in some moments. Today it is the first match and we wre full of doubts, this is why the result is so important"

Spanish national head coach, Francisco Hervás said: "I am very satisfied with the result in such an important match for us. The group is still open, so we still have to struggle and we cannot surrender".