Team // The Netherlands
Twenty years ago host country the Netherlands won the European Volleyball Women's Championship on home soil. Now they have another opportunity to do so. They have already taken part in 25 European Championships. In 2009 and 1991 they won a silver medal. They once came seventh at the World Championship. The Olympics have been a while, but after a good run in 2014 Rio 2016 is coming ever closer.
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Giovanni Guidetti has had considerable successes. He has been national coach of the Netherlands since 2015. He also coaches Turkish club Vakifbank Istanbul where he has won many successes