Wilfredo Leon Scores 27 in First Match for Perugia
Leon led all players in scoring in his first match for his new side.
Perguia Declines Spot in Club Worlds; Wildcards Named
Sir Safety Perugia, who lost Ivan Zaytsev but signed Wilfredo Leon this season, declined a spot at the 2018 FIVB Club World Championships.
It Begins… Leon Trains With Poland!
Wilfredo Leon has started training with the Polish National Team. He will be eligible to play for Poland in 2019.
Perugia Raises Top Season-Ticket Prices by 40% After Leon Signing
Perugia also won their first-ever Italian Championship last year, and new stars and new heights come with new prices. The club has responded to an outcry from fans over the increase.
Italian Champs Perugia Extends Ties With MB Fabio Ricci
Ricci won a silver medal at the 2015 FIVB Grand Champions Cup with the Italian national team. That goes to show that with that kind of young talent in its bench, let alone players like the newly-signed Wilfredo Leon, Perugia’s squad is 12-player deep
James Shaw Releases a Statement About His Plans for Next Year
James Shaw has decided not to play professional volleyball in order to finish his education. Shaw published a blog titled “Plans” in which he explains his decision.
Jonah Seif Joins Italian Champions Next Season, James Shaw Leaving
Jonah Seif will be on his way to Perugia in Italy. He will be taking the role of backing up Luciano DeCecco from James Shaw.
Filippo Lanza Makes the Move to Perugia in Italy
Filippo Lanza bid farewell to his long-time club of Trentino. The outside hitter will be helping Perugia as they try to defend their title next season.
Aaron Russell’s Future is Uncertain
Aaron Russell’s future next year is in a loud of uncertainty. While Trentino would like him on their team, they apparently can not afford his salary.
Sir Safety Perugia Confirms Signing of Superstar Wilfredo Leon
Superstar Wilfredo Leon has been officially announced for at least the next 2 years with Italian champions Sir Safety Perugia.