FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship

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"My players lack the motivation," Egypt coach


Puerto Rico and Egypt teams at the press conference

Juan C. Rodriguez, Coach of Puerto Rico

“First of all today I m very happy with my team. We team concentrate throughout the game so we succeeded to control the match today.  Our serving and blocking are very good. Egypt is a good team but their reception is the main problem. ”

Wilmarie Rivera, Captain of Puerto Rico

“Today we keep more concentrate on the game. We play with spirit and yesterday our team beat Tunisia so today we play with more confidence. This made our performance better and the game was under our control in all straight set, congratulation for our team”

Hesham Badrawy, coach of Egypt

"At first, congratulation for Puerto Rico . My players lack the motivation. Today we didn't play well, our players have a problem in game .we made a lot of mistakes and has obstacles in attack Puerto Rico. We’ll work to improve our team, and we hope we will do better in the next match. I think our two setters today were out of form and this didn't allow us to go through the game. ”

Kandiel Heidi,Captain of Egypt

“Today our team performance and team work was not good. And we committed unforced mistakes. This is why we lost.”

 

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