FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship

TEAM COMPOSITION


 BRA / Brazil

 
Team manager Leonardo Gomes Pereira Cupertino Moraes
Coach Claudio Lopes Pinheiro
Assistant coach Wagner Coppini Fernandes
2nd assistant coach Marco Antonio Di Bonifacio
Doctor Marcos Vinicius da Silva
Physiotherapist Carlos Pires Neto
   
 
    No.   Name Lastname Shirt Name Birthdate Height Weight Spike Block Club
  C 2 Ellen Braga Ellen 12.06.1991 178 65 288 284 SOLLYS OSASCO
  3   Mara Leão Mara 26.02.1991 188 77 310 297 Fluminense F.C.
  4 Francynne Jacintho Francynne 16.07.1992 188 77 301 285 Minas Tênis Clube
  5   Juliana Carrijo Juliana 25.02.1992 176 77 277 266 São Caetano
  6 Larissa Souza Larissa 07.07.1991 186 64 301 284 SOLLYS/NESTLÉ
  8   Isabela Paquiardi Isabela 03.04.1992 181 76 291 274 São Caetano
  10 Priscila Heldes Priscila 27.03.1992 176 68 290 275 Mackenzie
  12   Gabriella Souza Gabi 14.12.1993 175 69 296 273 Molico/Nestlé
  13 Glauciele Martins Da Silva Glauciele 01.09.1991 184 64 306 290 Praia Clube
  15   Carla Ferreira Santos Carla 17.01.1992 174 78 294 276 Minas Tenis Clube
  16 Sonaly Sidrão Sonaly 20.06.1993 180 73 292 280 ADC
  L 18   Daniela Guimarães Dani Terra 29.07.1994 168 63 274 265 Molico/Nestlé
 C=Captain  L=Libero
 
Team profile

The Brazilian women’s U23 national team arrives in the World Championship in Mexico with high expectations. Under the leadership of head coach Claudio Pinheiro, Brazil wants to show off a new and talented generation to the world, especially wing spiker Ellen Vilas Boas and middle blocker Leticia Hage who have both already played for the senior national team.

 

 
Coach profile

Claudio Pinheiro has been assistant coach to the legendary Jose Roberto Guimarães with the Brazilian women’s national team since 2007. With them, Claudio Pinheiro helped Brazil to become double Olympic champions and was part of the team that won the FIVB World Grand Prix this year. Claudinho has been head coach of top Brazilian teams – such as Pinheiros – in the Brazilian Superliga and as assistant coach with another Superliga team, Vôlei Amil.