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14-11-2011

THE ARGENTINE BOYS' UNDER YOUTH TEAM IS READY IN GUAYAQUIL TO PLAY THEIR FIRST SOUTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP

The Argentine team in Guayaquil

Guayaquil, Ecuador, November 14, 2011 - The Argentine Boys U Youth Team is ready to participate at the first South American Championship for this young grass-root championship that will take place in Guayaquil city. The Argentine delegation arrived to Ecuador last Thursday, November 10th to keep training while they wait for their first match this Wednesday.

The Argentine delegation was hosted at Roberto Gilbert Complex, where it will stay during the whole competition. The boys coached by Julián Álvarez played a friendly match v Chile, coached by the Argentine coach Daniel Nejamkin, settled prior to four sets with two sets won by each team.

At this competition will participate Argentina, Chile, the host country Ecuador, Brazil, Uruguay, Peru, Colombia and Venezuela.

The competition will open officially on Monday with interviews, the fixture confirmation and the General Meeting during the first 48 hours.

The competition itself will start on Wednesday, November 16th while Argentina will return to the country next Monday, November 21st.

At the Argentine delegation of the 12 players the only one with international experience is Nicolás Lazo, that participated at the 2010 Boys Youth South American Championship and at the 2011 Argentine Boys' Youth World Championship. At the World Championship was also Rogerio Carvalho, libero of Brazil (born in the year 1995).

Argentine Roster:
1- MIRANDA, Matías - 24/01/1995 - Regatas (Mendoza)
2- MELGAREJO, Brian - 28/03/1995 - Ciudad de Buenos Aires
3- MORENO, Sebastián - 20/03/1995 - Esc. Mun. Cipoletti (Río Negro)
4- GALLEGO, Joaquín - 21/11/1996 - Bolívar
5- BELTRÁN, Emanuel - 31/08/1996 - Club de Amigos
6- CAPOGROSSO, Nicolás - 15/01/1995 - Sonder (Rosario)
9- ARDUINO, Andrés - 12/06/1995 - Vélez Sarsfield
10- LAZO, Nicolás - 16/04/1995 - Ciudad de Buenos Aires
11- FERNÁNDEZ, Gastón - 04/08/1995 - Guatraché (La Pampa)
12- FERRARI, Sebastián - 24/04/1995 - Club de Amigos
14- VERASIO, Michele - 11/03/1995 - Sonder (Rosario)
16- JOHANSEN, Germán - 02/09/1995 - Club de Amigos

Staff:
ÁLVAREZ, Julián - Coach
GIMÉNEZ, Julio - Assistant Coach
HERBELLA, Juan Manuel - Doctor
BERTORELLO, Alejandro - Trainer
MURACO, Fabián - Statistics
CELIA, Osvaldo - Manager
CHUNCO, Cristian - Referee

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