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02-06-2017

NAMES CONFIRMED FOR ARGENTINA IN THE U21 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

The Argentina's Youth Team already has a list of 12 confirmed names for the World Championship in Czech Republic. The squad led by Alejandro Grossi will be traveling next Friday, June 9 to Italy where it will have a preparatory tour before the most important tournament of the year.

The team is conformed by most of the same players that played the last U19 World Championship in Chaco and the Youth South American Championship in Bariloche last October. From those teams Ignacio Roberts, Matias Giraudo, Liam Arreche, Sergio Soria, Agustin Loser, Jan Martinez, Felipe Benavidez and Manuel Balague repete their presence.

Meanwhile, Juan Bucciarelli will return to the team; the opposite from San Juan who played the World Championship in Chaco suffered an injury in 2016 that didn't allow him to be in the South American competition. Besides, the other opposite will also be from San Juan and is an absolute debut in the National Team: Gerónimo Elgueta.

Finally, the list is completed with two players of the Junior Team: libero Santiago de Arroyo from Club de Amigos and an outside hitter from Ciudad, Luciano Palonsky.

ROSTER – ARGENTINA U21 TEAM

Setters: Ignacio Roberts, Matias Giraudo
Opposites: Juan Bucciarelli, Geronimo Elgueta
Middle blockers: Agustin Loser, Liam Arreche, Sergio Soria
Outside hitterss: Jan Martinez, Felipe Benavidez, Manuel Balagueé, Luciano Palonsky
Libero: Santiago Arroyo

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