CEV

19. 05. 2019

#SuperFinalsBerlin W: Piccinini – “Despite being so young, Egonu is phenomenon”

Source: cev.eu; Photo: cev.eu

780 0

For the first time in the club history, Igor Gorgonzola Novara became the CEV Women’s Volleyball Champions League winners. And they did it less than two weeks after being swept in the Italian Championship finals against the rivals which they beat for the European title, Imoco Volley Conegliano.

 

There is one player in Novara roster who is simply a magnet for the CEV Champions League trophies – Francesca Piccinini. A 40-year-old outside hitter collected her seventh title in the most prestigious European club competition last night (five with Zanetti Bergamo, one with Èpiù Pomì Casalmaggiore and one with Igor Gorgonzola Novara).

“I feel extremely emotional. I wanted this title so bad and despite knowing it was going to be difficult, I believed in our chances. I have to congratulate all of my teammates because they all worked extremely hard and they played really well. This is especially true for Egonu, who is half my age, but despite being so young, she truly is a phenomenon,” Novara captain Piccinini stated after the Super Final against Imoco Volley Conegliano in Berlin.

 

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Since you are here…

…we have a small favor to ask. WorldofVolley is one of the most popular volleyball websites in the world that provides many volleyball news daily. We are covering many worldwide competitions, trying to inform all of our fans by publishing the breaking news.

Since we want to keep our future much secure, consider this donate button as a way to support our work and to help us grow.

THANK YOU!

Donation
Choose Amount
Do you find this article useful?
+1   Yes     No   0-

No comments on this topic.

Post a comment

antiRobotImage

Latest comments

TUR W: VakıfBank picking outside hitter for next season – Bosetti or Balkestein-Grothues?

Gabriela guimares in vakifbank In next season.
Which players will play fenerbahce opet istanbul in next season? Reply

VNL 2019 W: Italy secure spot at Final Six, Bulgaria record first win after 11 defeats

turkey also secures a spot at Final Six. since poland-japan match not played yet, max number of teams with 10 wins or 10+ after round robin can only be 6. both italy and turkey already have 10 wins. Reply

Testimonials