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Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 20, 2014 - The Argentine Seniors' Men Team coached by Julio Velasco started this Tuesday their last week of training at Cenard facilities prior to their friendly tour in Russia and their World Championship to be held in Poland starting August 30th. Argentina's debut will be on the 31st v Venezuela.

New lighting for the 14 players at their Gym welcomed the team that will train until next Thursday leaving for Europe on Friday. Also new painting motivates the team towards their most important international season competition as mentioned by Velasco. "To work in such good facilities is a great advance. Much better. Also the holes for the extractors that will fresh the heat are ready and I understand that is the new step to improve our working place" emphasized the coach.

On Thursday, after three days double shift working the players and coaching team will receive the Media at Buenos Aires training venue.

The 14 players that were in Brazil and will travel to Europe are:

Setters: Luciano De Cecco, Nicolas Uriarte

Opposite players: Santiago Darraidou, Jose Luis González

Middle spikers: Sebstian Sole, Pablo Crer, Gustavo Porporatto, Martin Ramos

Wing spikers: Javier Filardi, Facundo Conte, Rodrigo Quiroga, Alejanro Toro

Liberos : Sebastian Garroq, Sebastian Closter