Lube Civitanova are interested in Robertlandy Simon, but he remains under contract with Sada Cruzerio until May 31, 2019. Reports out of Brazil and Italy stated that the two clubs may have struck a deal involving his early departure.
Rafał Buszek will return to Asseco Resovia next year. Buszek has won the Polish PlusLiga championship twice with Resovia in 2013 and 2015.
Todor Skrimov will be continuing his career in Italy with Callipo Vibo Valentia. Skrimov was sidelined this past weekend with a calf injury against France in the Volleyball Nations League.
Bruno Rezende left the match early in a 0-3 defeat to France on Saturday. Little is known about his injury status heading into Sunday’s important match with Bulgaria.
BluVolley Verona has announced that tests performed in Chicago have found a torn ACL in Thomas Jaeschke’s left knee.
After spending the past season in Turkey, Denis Kaliberda will be going back to Italy. Winnter of the 2017 Coppa Italia and SuperLega, Kaliberda will be headed to Modena to meet back up with Micah Christenson.
Scott Fifer will be playing in Switzerland for Volley Schönenwerd next season. The setter from Lewis Univeristy played last season in Finland with Raison Loimu.
Todor Skrimov is the latest Bulgarian player to fall victim to injury. He left after the first point of Bulgaria’s 3-0 defeat to France on June 15, 2018.
Without Patch on the roster, Matt Anderson will shoulder the responsibilities t the opposite position for the United States. They will look to set themselves up for a run at the Final Round this weekend in front of a home crowd in Hoffman Estates, Illinois for Pool 15 of the Volleyball Nations League.
Stephen Boyer and France are looking to get a big win against Brazil in Pool 16 to give them momentum for the last weekend of the Preliminary Round.