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Water polo, Women’s World League 2022: Italy challenges Spain vice Olympic champion in Florence


Mission impossible for the Italian women’s water polo team. Tomorrow at 7.00 pm at the Nannini swimming pool in Florence the blue will challenge Spain in the second match of the World League , in search of the first official victory with the new management led by Carlo Silipo.

A game that sees the Setterosa , who revolutionized their group after the failure in the Tokyo Olympic qualifiers, starting clearly at a disadvantage . In fact, there are the Iberians in front: silver at the last Olympic Games and vice world champions in Gwangju.

Recall that in the first match of group B, the tricolor team was beaten 11-5 by Russia, while Spain is making their debut in the competition.

At the moment there are nineteen athletes in the college, from which Silipo will choose the thirteen to bring to the report: Anna Repetto (NC Milan), Lucrezia Cergol (Trieste), Vittoria Sbruzzi (Vetrocar CSS Verona), Elisa Queirolo, Laura Teani (Antenore Plebiscito Padova) ), Olimpia Sesena (Rari Nantes Bologna), Caterina Banchelli, Sara Cordovani (Florentia), Chiara Tabani, Chiara Ranalli, Giuditta Galardi, Agnese Cocchiere, Sofia Giustini (SIS Rome), Valeria Palmieri, Claudia Marletta, Giulia Viacava, Aurora Condorelli, Dafne Bettini, Giulia Emmolo (Ekipe Orizzonte).