Italy in the course of the VNL Week 2 in Manila. –VOLLEYBALL WORLD
MANILA, Philippines — Italy made a rousing Quezon Metropolis leg debut by sweeping Germany, 25-16, 25-21, 25-22, within the Volleyball Nations League (VNL) on Wednesday at Good Araneta Coliseum.
The Italians hosted a block social gathering, nailing 12 blocks — 4 rejections every from center blockers Gianluca Galassi and Simone Anzani — to earn their fourth win in 5 matches.
Apart from their large internet protection, Yuri Romano supplied the offensive fireplace energy with 13 factors constructed on 10 assaults, two service aces, and a block
“We blocked fairly properly. That was essential at present as a result of Germany spike hard,” mentioned Romano.
Galassi had 11 factors, whereas Anzani and Daniele Lavia added 9 markers every.
Though they stood tall in blocking, Romano is placing premium on bettering their assaults with three extra video games left in Week 2.
“Right now we do properly in all things however we will enhance in different things,” he mentioned as Italy barely edged Germany in attacking with a 35-33 distinction in spikes.
Italy pressured a triple tie at 4-1, becoming a member of Tokyo Olympics gold medalist France and Japan, as United States remained unbeaten in 4 video games.
The Italians tackle the Japanese on Friday
Linus Weber carried the cudgels of Germany with 14 factors, all coming from assaults. Lukas Maase had seven markers together with two blocks.
The Germans, who gave up 24 factors off their errors, dropped to a 3-2 report earlier than going through China on Thursday.
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