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23. 02. 2021

CL M: Perfect Modena sweep Perugia at playoff opening

Source: cev.eu; Photo: cev.eu

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The first episode of the all-Italian clash in the playoff of the 2021 CEV Men’s Volleyball Champions League ended with a surprising result.

 

Favored Sir Sicoma Monini Perugia unexpectedly lost against Leo Shoes Modena in straight sets in the first leg of the 2021 Men’s Champions League playoff quarterfinals. Partially, it was 25-21, 25-18, and 25-22 for multiple winners of the competition.

Modena, who finished 7th in the SuperLega regular season, unlike Perugia who won it, and had only 3 days to prepare for the match (Perugia had a 10-day break) dominated the match from start to finish. So, in the rematch at their PalaBarton, on March 2, the ‘Block Devils’ will need a great reaction to avoid the shocking elimination from the Champions League.

Luca Vettori top-scored Modena with 15 points, while American Micah Christenson made 4 blocks. Cuban-Polish Wilfredo León tallied 13 points for Perugia. Argentine Sebastián Solé set up 5 blocks.

2021 CEV Men’s Volleyball Champions League, playoff quarterfinals – 1st leg:

 

 

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