FIVB - Women's Volleyball World Cup 2011

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We're young and have a lot to learn: Algeria captain


Algeria's Faiza Tsabet led her side with 15 points but couldn't prevent the loss to Korea 3-0

Algeria captain Fatima Oukazi: Congratulations to the Korea team. It was not a good match for us. We still have two matches left – against Brazil and Serbia – and we want to do our best in those. Nothing really happened to affect our play; we just have to try and do better next time. Our average age is just 22, so we’re young and we still have a lot to learn and gain from this experience. 

Algeria coach Ahmed Boukacem: I felt today Algeria didn’t do well at all. They didn’t work well together as a team and the players weren’t able to follow my instructions. We tried to catch up but I really think my players didn’t give it their all today.

Korea coach Kim Hyung-Sil: I’m happy about the win. It has given confidence to my players. I was worried about our setter whose play has not been so stable, but Kim Yeon-Koung was able to cover for that.

Korea captain Kim Se-Young: Our performance wasn’t so great today but from the middle of the match our attackers did really well.



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