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World League 2010
21st Edition

- GER / Germany - Player's biography
Team name  Westphal
First name Dirk
Last name Westphal
Age (birth date) 32  (31/01/1986)
Hometown Berlin
Position Height Weight Spike Block
Wing-spiker 203 cm 92 kg 354 cm 331 cm
National Selections Olympic W.Champ. Other Total  
  0 12 67 79
Volleyball career
International debut Moskau, Germany 
Club debut Berliner TSC
Actual Club Nantes Rezé Métropole Volley 
Hobbies Cycling, music 
Favourites Books: Dan Brown
Food: Pizza
Movie: Gladiator
Music: Radio
Other sports: Football

In 2009 Dirk Westphal took a chance by moving from SCC Berlin to Italy. The 24-year-old joined Italian first league side Taranto in order to gain experience. Although Westphal was not part of the regular squad, the 2.03 m tall wing spiker was able to impress national coach Lozano in his short performances.


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