01. 05. 2018

ITA M: Game 5 to decide on SuperLega champions, Lube tie playoff finals vs. Perugia at 2-2

Source: legavolley.it; Photo: twitter.com/SIRVolleyPG

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Cucine Lube Civitanova tied the 2017/18 Italian men’s volleyball championship SuperLega playoff finals against Sir Safety Conad Perugia at 2-2.


The entire 2017/18 SuperLega will be packed in one and only game, Game 5 of the playoff finals.

The second-seed Lube tied one of the most exciting SuperLega playoff finals in recent years against No.1 Perugia at 2-2, so Game 5 will decide on the new titleholders. Or maybe, on the old ones.

Perugia showed once again how vulnerable they are when playing this season’s playoff games on the road as they suffered the fifth defeat – 3-1 (25-19, 24-26, 25-19, 25-20).

Osmany Juantorena topped Lube with 25 points. The Serbian Aleksandar Atanasijević scored 20 points for Perugia.

The championship game is scheduled for May 6.


To see complete results, stats, and standings, visit our ITA National Championship 2017/2018 / Male / Seniors page. 


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2 Comments about "ITA M: Game 5 to decide on SuperLega champions, Lube tie playoff finals vs. Perugia at 2-2"

01.05.2018 | 21:40 |   suisse [unregistered]

Oh boy is this great Volleyball. As predicted the home teams win and will be the case in Perugoa. Osmany did NOT want to lose at home and to be honest this is the perfect scenario of the Superliga and the new kid Perugia. This is what guys like Zaytsev, Atanasijevic and Russell dream of. They will be monsters on May 6th. That arena will be crazy.

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02.05.2018 | 07:48 |   petar [unregistered]

This lost was to sudden, like they wanted 5th game. I think Perugia cant put up much more.

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