The ideal way to better face the second part of the season. The two points won in Cisterna sanctioned the end of the first round of WithU Verona which, waiting to know the name of the opponent who will challenge in the quarter-finals of Del Monte Coppa Italia, arrived at the halfway point with 7 victories active and 4 defeats. In Lazio, as well as confirming their current excellent form, coach Stoytchev’s troop showed great maturity, which allowed them to face the difficulties head-on and overcome them as a cohesive group. It was also the third tie-break success achieved by the Scala in this edition of SuperLega Credem Banca.

Despite crossing the 50% threshold, the Gialloblù have had a positivity in attack slightly lower than the average recorded up to now. However, in the final reading of the game there are impressive numbers, especially in certain fundamentals. For example, in the direct ball exchange, the team grounded the first attack after a negative reception in 52% of the cases (59%, however, after a positive reception). From nine meters, however, the real difference was made, with 14 overall aces in the five sets played, including 4 consecutive ones by Mozic at the end of the first set.

Among the individual performers Noumory Keita has detached teammates and opponents for continuity of performance. The spiker born in 2001 rose to the chair by totaling 27 points, with a positivity in attack equal to 66%. Furthermore, his booty also includes 5 aces and 1 block. Excellent blocking performance by Grozdanov and Mozic, who blocked the pontini three times each. The Bulgarian centre-back also finished his match with 75% winning attacks. In defense Marco Gaggini offered a good performance, who had a positive reception of 57%, with only two errors committed. At the dribble, however, Spirito and captain Raphael alternated, the latter also author of an ace.