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Giovanni Guidetti: "My players never gave up in this match"


Giovanni Guidetti being interviewed after their match against Turkey

Kaliningrad, Russia, August 15, 2014 – Germany overcame a tough contest over Turkey 3-1 in Pool H of the FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix at the DS Yantarny on Friday.

Germany captain Margareta Kozuch: “This match was really difficult. Last week in Turkey we lost the match. We worked hard to improve our game. It was a real battle as you could see in the second set and we are very happy we won the match.”

Germany coach Giovanni Guidetti: “It was a great game. We started with too many mistakes but in the end our tactics worked and we were able to change our game. It was difficult match. So I congratulate my players because they never gave up in this match.”

Turkey coach Massimo Barbolini: “For our team, it was a very difficult match. We made a lot of mistakes and we did not play as we planned it. I would like to congratulate Germany for the victory and for giving us a good game.

Turkey captain Sonrisma Gozde: “We expected this result as the German team played very well today and it was really difficult for us to keep up with them.”


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