|The crowd did its part in Rio de Janeiro|
In a typical sunny day of summer in Rio, an audience of more than 7,500 people attended the Gymnasium on to watch the victory of Unilever (RJ) on Sollys / Osasco (SP) by 3 sets to 1 (23/25, 25 / 18, 25/19 and 25/15) in Rio de Janeiro (RJ). In addition of volleyball enthusiasts, fans proved to be solidary. In this SATURDAY (01/29) were collected 11 tons of products. As the team of Unilever will double the amount collected, 33 tonnes of supplies will be donated to victims of natural disasters in the mountainous region of Rio de Janeiro. The match, from the last round of the Ladies Superleague 10/11 turn, was part of the "Round of Solidarity" of the Brazilian Volleyball Confederation.
Unilever ended the first turn in the lead of the competition unbeaten with 32 points. The Cariocas will debut in the re-turn against Macaé / Sports (RJ), next Thursday (03/02) at 19h, in the gym of Tijuca, in Rio de Janeiro (RJ). Already the Sollys / Osasco end its participation in the turn, on Tuesday (01/02) against the Pinheiros / Mackenzie (SP), 19h30, at José Liberatti gym, in Osasco (SP). The match will be broadcast live by the channel SPORTV.
Unilever Rio de Janeiro 3 x 1 Sollys Osasco
(23/25, 25/18, 25/19 and 25/15)
Matchday: January 29, 2011
Arena: Maracanãzinho, Rio de Janeiro (RJ)
Game time: 113min
Game's scorer: Juciely (Unilever) – 24 pts
VivaVôlei Trophy: Juciely (Unilever)
UNILEVER – Dani, Sheilla, Suelle, Regiane, Juciely and Valeskinha. Líbero – Fabi
Replacements – Amanda, Juliana and Roberta. .
Head Coach – Bernardinho
SOLLYS/OSASCO – Carol, Natália, Jaqueline, Sassá, Adenízia and Thaissa . Líbero – Camila
Replacements – Thaís, Ana Tiemi, Samara and Juliana
Head Coach – Luizomar de Moura
Complete Match Stats: HERE [in Portuguese]
Source: CBV [in Portuguese]
Watch Full Match: HERE