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FIN M: Newly formed Mestaruusliiga team hire Finnish star

by WoV
source: savovolley.fi; Photo: PASI LIESIMAA

The Finnish men’s volleyball championship Mestaruusliiga got a brand new team for the next season.




Sampo Volley and Leka Volley, both 2017/18 Mestaruusliiga members, merged into one club – Savo Volley.

A newly formed club already managed to return to the country a player that competed abroad for a decade and whose last club in Finland was one of two clubs that merged, Sampo. Namely, a 30-year-old opposite Olli-Pekka Ojansivu from Afyon Bld. Yüntaş, Turkey, signed a five-year contract wit Savo.

In addition, the coach Jukka Tuovinen from Leka will lead the club in the next two seasons. 


See our sections – Transfers – Done Deals and Transfers – Rumors.


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