Felix Andre, the head coach of French women’s volleyball national team has called up 20 players for the international duty.
French ladies will have a very busy summer as they will play World Championship qualifiers and for the first time, they will participte at the FIVB World Grand Prix tournament.
“The schedule is unusually busy for France's women's team this year. First, there will be the qualifiers for the Women's World Championship in 2018. There will be difficult because the teams in Europe are generally very strong. We will not be favourites, but qualification is one of our goals,” says Andre.
These 20 players will join the training camp in Belfort:
Oriane Amalric, Nina Stojiljkovic, Laurianne Delabarre, Eleonore Cordier, Alexandra Rochelle, Amandine Giardino, Pauline Martin, Marie France Garreau-Dje, Christina Bauer, Marion Gauthier-Rat, Silvana Dascalu, Lucille Gicquel, Julie Oliveira Souza, Alexandra Dascalu, Juliette Fidon, Safiatou Zongo, Odette Ndoye, Bruna Pezelj, Kelly Oublie, Clémentine Druenne.
Check out the profile of the French volleyball women's national team.