Perugia remain top
Sir Safety Conad Perugia came back from a set down to beat Modena 3-1 (23-25, 25-21, 25-18, 25-21) and stay top of the table ahead of their huge top-two clash against Volley Lube next Wednesday.
Wilfredo Leon scored 27 points for Perugia, as he was named MVP of the match. Thijs Ter Horst scored 12 for the Block Devils, while Oleh Plotnytskyi made 11.
The Big Match is ours 🔥
Great job Block Devils! 👏🏻📛
— Sir Safety Perugia Volley (@SIRVolleyPG) January 24, 2021
Perugia have won their past three games and are on 52 points from 20 games. Modena are seventh with 9 wins from 20 games.
Volley Lube win again
Volley Lube won 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-21) against bottom side Top Volley Latina to stay within three points of Perugia at the top.
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— A.S. Volley Lube Civitanova (@VolleyLube) January 24, 2021
It was their seventh win in a row and their 18th win from 20 games in the league. Osmany Juantorena scored 16 points for Volley Lube.
Ferdinando De Giorgi’s side have won all six SuperLega matches in the new year and go into the match against Perugia in great form. Top Volley Latina stay bottom.