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Portugal coach: “Tomorrow´s match will be without a doubt an excellent volleyball exhibition for the public."


Portugal and Japan hope to play better in tomorrow's match

Guimarães, Portugal, June 29, 2013 – Portugal and Japan will play again tomorrow, at 19:00, in the hall “Multiusos de Guimarães”, but with different goals.

Portugal occupies now the third place, even though they are “far” from the first place, but Flavio Gulinelli won't give up: “Until the mathematics allow that possibility, we will always try, but our goal continues to be the same: to grow match after match, more than the qualification to the final phase”.

Therefore, Portugal’s coach promises “Tomorrow´s match will be without a doubt an excellent volleyball exhibition for the public, since they will witness a tough match."

On the other side, Japan seeks to present a good exhibition and to add points to move out of last place. “We can do better than what we’ve done today. We are going to make some adjustments in our play and improve our performance."

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