Italy will play Tokyo 2020 Qualifications with 3 liberos
Gianlorenzo Blengini has announced the team that will play in the upcoming FIVB Volleyball International Qualifier for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games (August 9-11).
He put as much as 3 liberos on his roster and decided to play the Qualifier with 3 middle blockers. The middle blocker Alberto Polo has been crossed out from the preliminary list. Italy will play against Serbia, Australia and Cameroon in Pool C, at home in Bari.
The 14-player roster of Italy:
Setters: Simone Giannelli, Riccardo Sbertoli
Middle blockers: Simone Anzani, Matteo Piano, Roberto Russo
Outside hitters: Oleg Antonov, Filippo Lanza, Osmany Juantorena, Daniele Lavia
Opposites: Gabriele Nelli, Ivan Zaytsev
Liberos: Fabio Balaso, Massimo Colaci, Nicola Pesaresi