The competition is set to debut on May 25
“Have no doubt: I came to be a champion.” – Muagututia
Schedule, host information, and teams’ extended rosters for the seventh edition of the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup
Team USA men have the return of Matthew Andeson, Max Holt and Aaron Russell at their expense for the World Grand Champions Cup that will take place in just two weeks.
The return of Olympians Matt Anderson, Alex Holt, and Aaron Russel were not enough for Team USA to fend off Brazil in the first game of the USA Volleyball Cup.
What to expect as Team USA hosts Brazil at near-full strength
Brazil coasted to an easy win against Team USA
Along with the team having younger players step up to the occasion at the World League, the team showed their weaknesses as well – in that their serving and receiving were not on par.
The United States enters the Final Six of the World League through the loss of Belgium to France, while also winning a match over Poland.
The Americans stayed in the race for the Final Six with a win over Poland, while Russia punched its ticket to Brazil with a sweep of Iran.