Saeid Marouf sets the ball in his team's Preliminary Round match against Poland in Urmia
Chicago, USA, July 11, 2019 – Saeid Marouf led Iran to its first appearance in the FIVB Volleyball Nations League Finals with his brilliant playmaking skills that leave fans marvelling and wanting for more.
Saeid Marouf is the genius behind Iran's brilliant plays at the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Nations League
Marouf concluded the five weeks of Preliminary Round play as the best setter, showcasing countless quality plays for his teammates. He achieved an average per set of 8.45 - the highest in the tournament.
He was a key player in Iran's prolific performance this year as they earned 12 wins in 15 matches, heading into the final round.
In an interview with fivb.com, Marouf talked about the perfect set and being himself.
Will he lead his team to its first VNL medal? Watch Saeid Marouf and his teammates battle world champions Poland at 17:00 local time on Thursday.