Tokyo 2020: Argentina faces France in the semifinals and dreams of playing the Olympic volleyball final


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Tokyo 2020: Argentina faces France in the semifinals and dreams of playing the Olympic volleyball final

After 21 years, the Argentine men’s volleyball team will play against France in the semifinal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The match will be this Thursday, August 5 from 9.00am.

Marcelo Méndez’s team reached this stage after eliminating Italy 3-2 in the quarterfinals. In the group stage they debuted with a 3-1 loss to the Russian Olympic Committee, then fell 3-2 to Brazil and then recovered after achieving three wins in a row: France, Tunisia and the United States.

Argentina will have two games to try to get a medal. The only one in the history of national volleyball was the bronze medal in the Olympic Games in Seoul 88.

Argentina would form with: Luciano De Cecco (4), Bruno Lima (14), Sebastián Solé (9), Agustín Loser (4), Ezequiel Palacios (18) and Facundo Conte (19). Libero: Santiago Danani. Substitutes: Matías Sánchez (-), Martín Ramos (-), Cristian Poglajen (4), Federico Pereyra (1).

In the final the Russian Olympic Committee is already waiting, which eliminated Brazil 3-1.


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