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19-07-2012

LONDON 2012: ARGENTINA ARRIVED TO POLAND FOR THE LAST TRAINING PERIOD

The Argentine team coached by Weber is already in Poland

Zielona Gora, Poland, July 19, 2012 - After a 24 hour trip the Argentine Seniors' arrived to Zielonga Gora in Poland to face its last preparation period for the London Olympic Games 2012. The light blue - white team will open this Friday the Memorial Hubert Wagner friendly competition (a typical yearly Polish tournament) v Germany. They will also face the host team and Iran prior to travelling to London.

The Argentine Olympic delegation was hosted at the outstanding Dana Spa Hotel and this Thursday evening Polish time, they will train after resting and recovering of such long trip. They also have to get used to the time difference between Europa and South America.

On Friday morning they will train again and at 18.00 Polish time - noon Argentine time - they will face their first match of this friendly 10th season tournament v one of the rivals of last FIVB World League, Germany.

On Saturday the match v Iran - team coached by the Argentine Julio Velasco will be at 14.30 local time while v Poland, the last match, will take place on Sunday at 16.30.

After the Memorial Wagner tournament, Argentina will remain in Poland two more days training and with chances of more friendly matches v Iran and on Wednesday, July 25th it will be the day where the team coached by Javier Weber will head towards their return to the Olympic Games after a 8 year absence.

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