After an exciting fight, London IBB Polonia volleyball players defeated 3-2 the team from Wessex and maintained the position of a leader in Super 8 Ligue table.
Rivals highly challenged Vangelis Koutouleas mentees, Greek coach worked with the team from Bournemouth for several seasons, which always affects motivation of the players from Wessex.
“It’s already been a tradition for the players from Wessex to be twice as much motivated for the matches with their former coach. It was so this time”, says Koutouleas – “We had a hard struggle with rivals and I am pleased because such meetings create the team”.
IBB Polonia players were supported by their fans who set off from London to Bournemouth.
“The Fan Club supported volleyball players with loud cheering which was particularly important during this balanced match being played away from home”, says the chairman of IBB Polonia, Bartek Łuszcz
Wessex – IBB Polonia 2-3 (24-26, 25-16, 23-25, 27-25, 11-15)
After this match IBB Polonia is in first place in the table of Super 8 Ligue – 22 scored points in their account. In second place is Team Northumbria – 21 points. Third place is occupied by London Docklands – 16 points.
“We have won all the meetings since the beginning of the season what makes us very happy, but we know that it is only a part of a larger puzzle that is still being created”, sums up B. Łuszcz.
IBB Polonia will play their next match on Saturday, 23rd January. In this away match the rival is Malory Eagles. The beginning of the meeting is at 15.15 at Ernest Bevin College (Beechcroft Road, London, SW17 7DE)
Current information about IBB Polonia to be found on regular basis on the website www.polonia.vc or www.facebook.com/poloniavc.