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Argentina looks forward to qualifying for the U 23 World Championship Egypt 2017

Buenos Aires, Argentina, September 2, 2016 - The U 23 Argentine Men's Team is travelling today to Guanajuato, Mexico to participate starting next Monday of the Pan-American Cup, looking forward to finish as the best South American team, qualifying for the World Championship 2017.

The team coached by Camilo Soto won the silver medal at the U 23 South American Championship that took place this year with Brazil winning the gold and qualifying for Egypt.

This time, the team that will participate is nearly complete as Bruno Lima, that was included at the Olympic Games Rio 2016, and the junior's Jan Martinez and Liam Arreche will also be part of the delegation, only missing the competition Joaquin Gallego, still recovering of his injury.

Therefore, if the team coached by Camilo Soto after facing the U 23 Pan-American Cup finishes on top of the South American countries, it will qualify for the World Championship. NORCECA's winner will also qualify for the World competition.

Official Roster:
Setters: Matias Sanchez, Gaspar Bitar
Opposite players: Bruno Lima, German Johansen
Wing spikers: Nicolas Lazo, Brian Melgarejo, Jan Martinez, Ignacio Luengas
Middle spikers: Gaston Fernández, Edgar Vieira, Liam Arreche
Libero: Santiago Danani