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men s Olympic Games 2004 - Press Conference

Press conference

Brazil beat Italy 3-2 (25-21, 15-25, 25-16, 21-25, 33-31) - duration 2:09
17-Aug, start time: 21:45, end time: 23:54 - Attendance: 6'500
City: Athens; Hall : Peace and Friendship Stadium
Comments from the player Nalbert BITENCOURT (BRA) and the Head Coach Bernardo REZENDE (BRA), and the player Andrea GIANI (ITA) and the Head Coach Gianpaolo MONTALI (ITA).

Andrea GIANI (ITA) - captain

On today's match against Brazil:

"It was a very intense match. Spectacular, especially in the fifth set. It was a game you will rarely watch again."

Nalbert BITENCOURT (BRA) - captain

On today's match against Italy:

"It was a great match. You will only watch such a game between Brazil and Italy. It was a great match. It is a great pleasure to be back after my injury."

Gianpaolo MONTALI (ITA) - head coach

On today's match against Brazil:

"&ICirc;t was an intense match. At the beginning we were equal. We had an extended fifth set. A very good match."


Bernardo REZENDE (BRA) - head coach

On today's match against Italy:

"It was a spectacular game, with ups and downs; very emotional. Technically, we were not good. We hope to improve until the final matches."

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