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Volero Zürich is a Swiss volleyball club which is playing their home matches at the Sportanlage Im Birch (National League / Swiss Cup) and Saalsporthalle (Champions League) in Zürich. It regularly plays in the Women's CEV Champions League. The club (VBC Voléro Zürich) was founded in 1973. In 2003 part of the club – including its female elite squad and more than 120 young volleyball talents – was professionalized by founding the independent Volero Zürich AG. The Volero Zürich AG consists of more than 30 employees and also offers apprenticeships for young professionals.

Volero Zürich
Volero Zürich Logo
Full name Volero Zürich AG
Short name Volero Zürich
Founded 1973
Ground Sporthalle Im Birch, Zürich; Saalsporthalle, Zürich
Chairman Switzerland Stav Jacobi
Captain Natalya Mammadova
League Swiss National League / CEV Champions League
1. Swiss National League / 5. CEV Champions League
Website Club home page
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HonoursEdit

International HonoursEdit

CEV Women's Champions LeagueEdit

  • 2016: 5th Place
  • 2015: 5th Place
  • 2014: 5th Place
  • 2012: 9th Place
  • 2011: 5th Place
  • 2008: 5th Place
  • 2007: 4th Place

FIVB Volleyball Women's Club World ChampionshipEdit

  • 2015, 2017: 3rd Place

Women's Top Volley BaselEdit

  • Winner: 2007, 2010

DomesticEdit

Swiss Championship (NLA)Edit

  • Winner: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Swiss CupEdit

  • Winner: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Previous namesEdit

  • 1973–2010 : Voléro Zürich
  • 2010-present: Volero Zürich

TeamEdit

2016-2017 SquadEdit

Head coach:   Zoran Terzić

# Player Position Height (m) Birth date
1   Julie Lengweiler Wing Spiker 1,86 m 06/11/1998
3   Fabíola de Souza Setter 1,84 m 03/02/1983
4   Bojana Živković Setter 1,86 m 29/03/1988
5   Dobriana Rabadzhieva Wing Spiker 1,94 m 14/06/1991
6   Gabi Schottroff Middle Blocker 1,92 m 08/02/1997
7   Olesia Rykhliuk Opposite 1,96 m 11/12/1987
8   Silvija Popović Libero 1,75 m 15/03/1986
9   Natalya Mammadova Wing Spiker 1,95 m 02/12/1984
10   Irina Malkova Middle Blocker 1,92 m 05/01/1989
12   Mari Paraíba Wing Spiker 1,81 m 30/07/1986
13   Gizem Karadayi Libero 1,76 m 14/01/1987
14   Kenia Carcaces Wing Spiker 1,89 m 23/01/1986
15   Ekaterina Orlova Middle Blocker 1,93 m 21/10/1987
16   Foluke Akinradewo Middle Blocker 1,91 m 05/10/1987
17   Laura Unternährer Wing Spiker 1,79 m 11/07/1993

Notable playersEdit

External links / SourcesEdit