European National Teams

Russian Volleyball Federation Has Right To Limit Players’ Participation

With some Russian players who refuse to play for a Russian team, the Russian Volleyball Federation (VFV) has the right…

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Bulgarian National Teamer Fails Doping Test

Bulgarian National Team volleyball player Spas Bayrev has tested positive for a banned substance, according to Bulgarian news. Bayrev, who joined…

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New Russian Head Coach Shlyapnikov In For A Busy Summer

The new Russian men’s national team head coach, Sergey Shlyapnikov, has a chip on his shoulder after Vladimir Alekno departed…

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CAS Bans Russian Doping Mastermind Sergei Portugalov For Life

The international Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has barred Russian doctor Sergei Portugalov for life, effective March 10th, 2017,…

Slovenia Hires Slobodan Kovac As Men’s National Team Head Coach

Slobodan Kovac is appointed head coach of the Slovenian men’s national team after Andrea Giani stepped down at the end…

Alberto Salomoni Named Hungarian Women’s National Team Head Coach

The Hungarian Volleyball Federation announces Alberto Salomoni as the countries new women’s national team head coach. Salomoni will begin his…

Slovenian Women Seek Out New Head Coach

The Slovenian women’s national team is seeking a new head coach after Bruno Najdic’s contract ran out with the federation…

Dutch Men’s National Team Appoints Claudio Gewerhr As New Assistant

The Brazilian Claudio Gewehr is taking a step up to work with the Dutch men’s National Team on a full-time basis in 2017.

Italian Outside Hitter Veronica Angeloni Signs With Indonesian Club

Angeloni will depart from the top team in France.

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Jamie Morrison is New Head Coach of Dutch Women’s National Team

The Dutch Volleyball Federation (Nevobo) has announced Jamie Morrison as the new head coach of the Dutch women’s national team. They…

Andrea Giani Hired As German Men’s Head Volleyball Coach

After leaving his post as the head coach with the Slovenian men’s teams, where he led the team to unprecedented…

Maarten Van Garderen To Join Christiaan Varenhorst On The Beach

Christiaan Varenhorst, a beach volleyball player that competed at the Rio Olympics has found a new partner in Maarten van…

Serbian Outside Hitter Transfers From Top German to Top Iranian Club

Nikola Kovacevic lasted less than a year with Berlin Recycling Volleys.

Russia Hires Men’s And Women’s Head Coaches On Two-Year Deals

Russia has finally hired in two new coaches for their men’s and women’s volleyball teams on two-year deals. Vladimir Kuzyutkin…

Israel Denies Entry To Injured Volleyball Player From Gaza Seeking Tre

Israel is denying a Palestinian volleyball player from Gaza seeking medical attention for a torn ligament in his knee entry…

Felix Koslowski Takes Over As German Women’s National Team Coach

After taking the interim position for the German women’s national team, Felix Koslowski is offered a full-time position with the…

Andrea Giani Steps Down As Slovenian Men’s National Team Head Coach

After a year of great successes, Slovenian men’s national team head coach, Andrea Giani, is stepping down from his position….

VakifBank’s Giudetti Named Head Coach of Turkish Women’s National Team

Italian Giovanni Giudetti, a former coach of the German Women’s National Team, has been appointed to take over the Turkish team.

Slovenia’s top setter Dejan Vincic Transfers to Turkey’s Halkbank

Slovenian setter Dejan Vinčič has transferred to Halkbank, a Turkish top-division club based out of Ankara. He comes from the club…