ernando Munoz, the Spanish national coach of the Belgian volleyball men, announced a 22-man selection for the European Golden League and the European championship on Tuesday.
In the European Golden League, the Red Dragons are in a group with Latvia, Estonia and Spain. They will play two tournaments, in Estonia (May 28-30) and Latvia (June 4-6).
The Final Four of CEV European Golden League will be organized in Sportcampus Lange Munte in Kortrijk on 19 and 20 June. Belgium is directly qualified for this tournament as organizer.
On July 22, the second part of the summer campaign will start in which the Belgians will prepare for the European championship. Eurovolley 2021 will take place from 2 to 19 September with Poland, Czech Republic, Finland and Estonia as host countries. The groups have not yet been drawn. The Dragons qualified for the European Championship after ninth place in 2019.
– the selection –
Mid players: Martijn Colson, Wout D’Heer, Elias Thys, Arno Van de Velde and Lennert Van Elsen
Main attackers: Jolan Cox, Lou Kindt, Hendrik Tuerlinckx and Bram Van den Dries
Game distributors: Stijn D’Hulst, Liam Mc Cluskey, Matthias Valkiers and Seppe Van Hoyweghen
Reception Corner: Sam Deroo, Mathijs Desmet, Igor Grobelny, Simon Plaskie, Seppe Rotty and Tomas Rousseaux
Liberos: Dennis Deroey, Jelle Ribbens and Lowie Stuer