FIVB - Women's Volleyball World Cup 2011

Press release

Mauro Berruto: "Every match my team confirm their quality."

Italy celebrate as they pick up a win over France on Saturday

Cristian Savani, Italy captain: "We are happy because we won with a very young squad over really good opposite team."

Mauro Berruto, Italy coach: "Everyday my team confirmed his quality. Every match I enjoy my self turning the table on and every time they show me a great ability to deep understand the situations."

Philippe Blain, France coach: "This match makes my happy because it was useful to let the team grow. It wasn’t easy to play in front of 6000 Italian fans. I feel confident for the future."

Pierre Pujol, France captain: "During the first set our reception/attack phase was quite perfect. Step by step we lost the control of the match."

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