Overview

Team profile

Coach

Velasco, Julio

Velasco, Julio

Sixty-six-year-old Julio Velasco took charge of Argentina’s men's National Team in 2014, after a long and brilliant career abroad. His most successful stint was with Italy's men's National Team from 1989 to 1996, during which period they won silver at the Atlanta 1996 Olympic Games, two World Championships, three European Championships, a World Cup and five World League titles. He then took charge of Italy's women's team from 1997 to 1998. Velasco returned to the men's game with the Czech Republic from 2001 to 2003 and went on to have stints with Spain from 2009 to 2010 and Iran from 2011 to 2014. He helped the latter qualify for their first World League in 2013.

Staff

  • Team Manager Carotti, Sebastian
  • Assistant coach Alvarez, Julian
  • Second Assistant Coach Ferraro, Hernan
  • Doctor Albero, Arnoldo

Ranking

Rank Teams Matches Result Details Sets Points
Total Won Lost 3-0 3-1 3-2 2-3 1-3 0-3 Points Won Lost Ratio Won Lost Ratio
1
Russia
14 11 3 9 2 0 1 1 1 34 36 11 3.272 1140 1021 1.116
2
France
14 11 3 6 3 2 1 0 2 32 35 16 2.187 1220 1089 1.120
3
USA
14 10 4 5 3 2 2 0 2 30 34 19 1.789 1215 1116 1.088
4
Brazil
15 10 5 6 2 2 2 0 3 30 34 21 1.619 1280 1213 1.055
5
Poland
15 10 5 7 2 1 0 2 3 29 32 19 1.684 1221 1124 1.086
6
Serbia
14 10 4 3 3 4 0 0 4 26 30 23 1.304 1197 1172 1.021
7
Italy
14 8 6 3 3 2 2 2 2 24 30 25 1.200 1248 1217 1.025
8
Canada
14 7 7 4 3 0 1 3 3 22 26 24 1.083 1144 1162 0.984
9
Germany
14 7 7 2 4 1 2 2 3 22 27 27 1.000 1196 1197 0.999
10
Iran
14 6 8 3 2 1 2 4 2 19 26 28 0.928 1245 1241 1.003
11
Japan
14 6 8 0 2 4 1 3 4 15 23 34 0.676 1236 1299 0.951
12
Bulgaria
14 5 9 2 1 2 2 4 3 15 23 32 0.718 1182 1249 0.946
13
Australia
15 5 10 1 3 1 1 4 5 15 21 35 0.600 1236 1340 0.922
14
Argentina
15 4 11 3 1 0 3 5 3 15 23 34 0.676 1270 1326 0.957
15
China
14 3 11 1 1 1 1 3 7 9 14 36 0.388 1090 1199 0.909
16
Korea
14 1 13 1 0 0 2 2 9 5 9 39 0.230 1006 1161 0.866

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