Shanghai Men's Volleyball Club

Shanghai Men's Volleyball Club, now known as Shanghai Golden Age (Chinese: 上海金色年華男排), is a Chinese men's volleyball club based in Shanghai.[1] The Shanghai men's volleyball team plays in the Chinese Men's League and the AVC Club Volleyball Championship.

Shanghai Golden Age Men's Volleyball Club
Full nameShanghai Golden Age Volleyball Club
上海金色年华男子排球俱乐部
NicknameShangahi Golden Age
上海男排
Founded1996 (change the format to run as a sports club)
GroundLuwan Sports Centre, Shanghai, China
(Capacity: 3500)
ManagerChina Shen Qiong (2014–present)
CaptainZhan Guojun
LeagueChinese Volleyball Men's League
2017-181st
Uniforms
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The team won fifteen China League champion titles. The team with the name and different extensions have been presented as, Shanghai Tang Dynasty and Fudan University Shanghai and now Shanghai Golden Age. Shanghai Volleyball Club has been a dominant force in the Chinese League since its inauguration in 1997, having won 15 titles in 23 editions to date – including the recent five consecutive editions.

The team participated in FIVB Volleyball Men's Club World Championship for the first time in 2017.

2018–19 team rosterEdit

# Player Position Height Birth date
1   Dai Qingyao Opposite/Spiker 2.05 m
(6 ft 9 in)
(1991-09-26)26 September 1991
2   Rao Shuhan Middle Blocker 2.08 m
(6 ft 10 in)
(1996-12-23)23 December 1996
3   Huang Bin Spiker 1.86 m
(6 ft 1 in)
(1989-01-18)18 January 1989
4   Han Tianyi Spiker 1.94 m
(6 ft 4 in)
(1995-10-27)27 October 1995
5   Zhang Yichen Middle Blocker 1.93 m
(6 ft 4 in)
(1992-11-09)9 November 1992
6   Zhu Shengjie Spiker 1.98 m
(6 ft 6 in)
(1996-08-16)16 August 1996
7   Zhang Sulei Setter 1.90 m
(6 ft 3 in)
(1992-03-10)10 March 1992
8   Tong Jiahua Libero 1.80 m
(5 ft 11 in)
(1992-12-13)13 December 1992
9   Zhan Guojun (c) Setter 1.98 m
(6 ft 6 in)
(1988-12-16)16 December 1988
10   Wu Pengzhi Opposite 2.00 m
(6 ft 7 in)
(1996-03-02)2 March 1996
11   Giulio Sabbi Opposite 2.01 m
(6 ft 7 in)
(1989-08-10)10 August 1989
12   Zhang Zhejia Middle Blocker/Opposite 2.11 m
(6 ft 11 in)
(1995-08-31)31 August 1995
13   Chen Longhai Middle Blocker 2.01 m
(6 ft 7 in)
(1991-03-29)29 March 1991
14   Jiang Hongbin Spiker 1.98 m
(6 ft 6 in)
(1997-04-16)16 April 1997
15   Ding Hui Libero 1.78 m
(5 ft 10 in)
(1989-06-24)24 June 1989
16   Ren Qi Libero 1.74 m
(5 ft 9 in)
(1984-02-24)24 February 1984
17   Tao Zixuan Middle Blocker 2.00 m
(6 ft 7 in)
(1999-04-05)5 April 1999
18   Klemen Cebulj Spiker 2.02 m
(6 ft 8 in)
(1992-02-12)12 February 1992
19   Li Nan Opposite/Spiker 2.00 m
(6 ft 7 in)
(1998-04-10)10 April 1998
20   Sun Zeyuan Opposite 1.94 m
(6 ft 4 in)
(1998-07-06)6 July 1998

HonoursEdit

Champions (15): 1999/00, 2003/04 – 2011/12, 2014/15 – 2018/19
Runners-up (2): 2002/03, 2013/14
Runners-up (1): 2012
Third place (3): 2001, 2005, 2011

Notable playersEdit

Head coachesEdit

Note: The following list may not be complete.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "China demolishes Indonesia 3-0 at Asian club volleyball championship".
  2. ^ "USAV Over 350 International Transfers Processed".
  3. ^ "Player - Giulio Sabbi - 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship".
  4. ^ "Player - Klemen Cebulj - 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship".

See alsoEdit

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