Germany and the Netherlands prepare for European Championships
The German team celebrate their second victory against the Dutch.|
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, September 1,
2013 – The German and Dutch national teams played a series of friendly matches
against each other ahead of the European Volleyball Championships that are
scheduled to take place in October.
The German team came away
with two wins while the Dutch team managed to secure just one. In the last
match Germany beat the Netherlands 3-1 ( 25-22 , 19-25 , 25-15 , 25-22 ). The German
team will continue their training in Moers before the final selection is made.
As Vital Heynan, coach of the German team said, "This was a significant improvement
and almost everyone has played. It was generally a good experience for us and we
are on the right track."