Home » WL M: USA and France to battle for top spot

WL M: USA and France to battle for top spot

by WoV
source: fivb.org

Pool C remains close with USA just edging France on set-ratio. The two sides have clinched a one win over each other this year so will be looking to gain the advantage this weekend.



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.

Key facts

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.

Related Articles

Leave a Comment

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.