‘Record’ number of foreign managers have seen V-League “salaries surpassing top European leagues”

In the V-League for the 2024-2025 season, six of the 14 men’s and women’s volleyball teams have foreign coaches. That’s the most ever. We asked men’s head coach Tommy Tilikainen of Korean Air, OK Financial Group’s Ogino Massa, and women’s head coach Marcello Abondanza of Heungkuk Life, who will lead their teams next season, about […]

Heungkuk Life back in the lead, but ‘two points behind’ Kang Sung-Hyung “It won’t be easy, but we’ll get through it”

“It won’t be easy given the momentum of Heungkuk Life, but we’ll handle it well.” Hyundai E&C, led by head coach Kang Sung-hyung, defeated IBK IBK in straight sets 3-2 (21-25 25-22 19-25 25-16 15-8) in the women’s match of the Dodram 2023-2024 V-League at Suwon Gymnasium on Nov. 22. With 69 points, Hyundai E&C […]

‘Kim Yeon Kyung-led’ Heungkuk Life wins 3:1 upset over Roadworks…2 points off the lead

Heungkuk Life stretches its lead with an upset win over Korea Expressway Corporation. Heungkuk Life won the fourth round of the Dodram 2023-2024 V-League against Korea Expressway Corporation 3-1 (25-27, 25-23, 25-13, 25-21) on Wednesday at its home court, Samsan World Gymnasium in Incheon. With the valuable win, Heungkuk Life extended its winning streak to […]

“I’m not sick”…’Perfectionist’ Abondanza’s passionate leadership

“He’s always yelling, so everything he says is emphasized.” Heungkuk Life setter Kim Da-sol laughed when asked about the messages head coach Marcello Abondanza usually emphasizes. “His passion and energy is the same in practice as it is in games,” said Kim, who was interviewed after the match against 토토사이트 Korea Expressway Corporation on March […]

‘Kim Yeon-kyung+Elena 35 points’ 7th straight win for Heungkuk Life, already in command… Shutout win over Roadworks

Heungkuk Life’s storming winning streak continues. Heungkuk Life swept the Dodram 2023-2024 Season V League Road Construction Game 3-0 (27-25, 25-20, 25-19) at 바카라사이트 Samsan World Gymnasium in Incheon on Friday. With the victory, Heungkuk Life improved to 28 points (10-1) and moved to 10 wins out of seven teams. With the loss, Roadworks (12 […]