Jenia Grebennikov is someone on whom Cucine Lube Civitanova will be able to rely in the season 2016/2017 as well. The first major tournament where France National Team libero has the chance to show his recognizable strong defense is Italian Super Cup in Modena. But ‘Supercoppa’ comes right after exhausting Rio Olympic Games…
Did you manage to recover from the Olympics?
“Everything is OK, I’m ready to start the new season. Everybody got some holidays and we are all ready to work and play together,” Grebennikov ensured Lube fans that he will be able to do his best in the Super Cup.
Did you and your teammates in Lube manage to achieve a high level of shape for the Super Cup?
“Yes, I hope we will play Super Cup on a high level in because this year we are a good team with strong players, like Lube have every time. I think we are ready for this tournament because we are working hard every day. This Super Cup will be a good test for us and also very spectacular tournament because the best teams from last year will be there,” French libero stated.
You will play Sir Safety Conad Perugiain semifinals so, which players in Perugia are the most dangerous in your opinion?
“Perugia are very good team, they play on a high level as well. We will see... it's new team just like us,” Grebennikov said on Lube’s first obstacle in the Super Cup.
“Rouzier is one of the best players in the world so we will miss him but it’s life... he made is choice, I wish him all the best,” he added.
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