08. 11. 2019

ITA W: Novara head coach Barbolini undergoes heart surgery

Source: agilvolley.com; Photo: Fasiello/agilvolley.com

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The Italian Women’s Volleyball Championship runners-up Igor Gorgonzola Novara announced that their head coach Massimo Barbolini underwent heart surgery.


The head coach of European champions Novara, Barbolini, has undergone a routine surgery of cardiac ablation. The intervention, which was successful, will lead to a few days of complete rest for the expert.

Thus, Barbolini won’t take part in the Serie A match against Imoco Volley Conegliano, tomorrow night. The assistant coach Davide Baraldi will temporarily replace Barbolini on the bench of Novara.



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