However, Italy will also be keen to get involved in the action as they are just two points behind on nine.
For hosts Korea, they will be hoping for a second win following their epic five-set victory over Italy last weekend.
–Korea sealed their second World League win over Italy last weekend and their third against the same team in an FIVB tournament
–France may not have the edge over their American rivals in all FIVB tournaments, but they have a 6-5 win-loss record against their rivals from across the Atlantic in the World League
–Italy and USA have almost a 50 per cent win-loss record against each other in the World League, with the Italians coming out on top narrowly with 11 victories from 20 encounters.