Leandro Vissotto

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Leandro Vissotto
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Personal information
Full nameLeandro Vissotto Neves
NationalityBrazilian
Born (1983-04-30) April 30, 1983 (age 36)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Height2.14 m (7 ft 0 in)
Weight115 kg (254 lb)
Spike378 cm (149 in)
Block348 cm (137 in)
Volleyball information
PositionOpposite spiker
Current teamFunvic Taubaté
Number8
Career
YearsTeams
1999–2000Flamengo
2000–2002EC Unisul
2002–2004EC União Suzano
2004–2005EC Unisul
2005–2006Minas Tênis Clube
2006–2007Top Volley Latina
2007–2008Taranto Volley
2008–2010Itas Diatec Trentino
2010–2011Vôlei Futuro
2011–2012Bre Banca Lannutti Cuneo
2012–2013Ural Ufa
2013–2014Rio de Janeiro Vôlei
2014–2014Suwon KEPCO Vixtorm
2014–2016JT Thunders
2016Al Arabi
2016–2017Gi Group Monza
2017–2018Vôlei Renata
2018–Funvic Taubaté
National team
2001–2016Brazil
Last updated: 8 September 2018

Leandro Vissotto Neves (born 30 April 1983) is a Brazilian volleyball player, a member of Brazil men's national volleyball team and Brazilian club EMS Taubaté Funvic .[1] Vissotto is a winner silver medalist of the Olympic Games London 2012, World Champion 2010, silver medalist of the 2014 World Championship, bronze medalist of the 2011 World Cup, multimedalist of the World League, 2015 Japanese Champion, 2018 Brazilian Superliga Champion and MVP of final .

Personal life[edit]

Vissotto was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He is married to Nathalia. In August 2010 his wife gave birth to their first child, a daughter named Catharina. On September 7, 2013 their second daughter, Victoria, was born in Belo Horizonte.[2]

Career[edit]

National team[edit]

On October 10, 2010 Brazil, including Vissotto, won a title of World Champion 2010.[3][4] On August 12, 2012 Vissotto and his team mates lost in the final of Olympic Games with Russia (2-3) and achieved silver medal.[5] On September 21, 2014 his national team lost with Poland in final of the World Championship 2014 (1-3) and Vissotto achieved his second medal of World Championship, this time it was silver.[6]

Sporting achievements[edit]

Clubs[edit]

CEV Champions League[edit]

FIVB Club World Championship[edit]

AVC Asian Club Championship[edit]

National championships[edit]

National team[edit]

Individually[edit]

  • 2008 Serie A1 - Best Scorer
  • 2010 Coppa Italia - Final Four Most Valuable Player
  • 2016 Asian Club Championship - Best Middle Blocker

References[edit]

  1. ^ Keith, Braden (26 January 2017). "Al Arabi Sends Olympic Silver Medalist Leandro Visotto Back to Italy". VolleyMob. Retrieved 26 January 2017.
  2. ^ Leandro Vissotto po raz drugi został ojcem Archived 2015-02-12 at the Wayback Machine - s-w-o.pl - 11-09-2013
  3. ^ Brazil continue golden reign with third world crown - fivb.org - 10-10-2010
  4. ^ Brazil Men's World Champions for third time running - fivb.org - 10-10-2010
  5. ^ Russia 3 Brazil 2: Historic comeback stuns favourites at Earls Court - dailymail.co.uk - 12-08-2012
  6. ^ Poland put an end to the reign of Brazil - fivb.org - 21-09-2014

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