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    Grbić and Lavarani are proud to work in Poland: “I am privileged and honoured” [VIDEO]

    “I am privileged and honored to have been chosen among so many other great coaches,” admitted coach of Polish men’s national volleyball team Nikola Grbić. The new coach of the Polish women’s national team, Stefano Lavarini, also spoke about the pride of the appointment in his first statement.

    “I just wanna say that I am privileged and honored to have been chosen between other great coaches to be the first national team coach,” Grbić said in a video that the Polish Volleyball Federation posted on social media.


    The 48-year-old Serbian made no secret that his plan for working with the volleyball team is simple.


    “Of course, our plan is always the same – to play to the maximum of our abilities, to achieve the best results at each tournament,” he said. 


    Grbić also admitted that it was a great pleasure for him to come back to Poland and work here again.



    “I am really proud to join the Polish national team. I can’t wait to play the World Championships in front of our amazing audience in Poland,” emphasized the 42-year-old Italian coach, referring to the most important event of the upcoming season, which the white and red will be – next to the Dutch women – co-host.


    As he assured, he will also do everything to ensure that the team successfully fights for participation in the Olympic Games in Paris.


    “I am sure that we will make you proud of us” – he summed up and also added in Polish: “See you soon”.



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