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2010 Boys' Youth Olympic Games
21 - 26 August 2010

 Match info | Press Conference
"We can make history" - Gonzalo Quiroga

Argentina's coach Juan Manuello and Captain Gonzalo Quiroga smile after earning final spot
Singapore, Singapore 24 August
Argentina´s coach Juan Manuello was very proud of his players after the convincing victory over Russia:

"I knew the capacity of my team. And I´m not surprised. They did everything right and followed the instructions that has been made".

Captain Gonzalo Quiroga: "This is a very important day today. We are the first team ever that can receive a gold medal in this Youth Olympic Games. We can make history."

Russia'a coach Andrei Kukushkin: "We were not capable to reach our normal level today and we have nothing to blame. Argentina was very good in defence.

Captain Konstantin Osipov: "We had some friendly matches with Argentina and we knew that they are a good team. Today we just didn´t play at all and our outside spikes didn't work". 

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