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Roberto Piazza is an Italian volleyball coach and a former player. Piazza has been coaching since 1990, until 2009 worked as an assistant coach in three different clubs – Parma, Treviso and Russian team Dinamo Moscow. At the end of the 2008–09 season, Sisley Treviso hired him for the first time as the head coach. Guiding Sisley Treviso to win the CEV Cup in 2010-11 is considered his highest achievement as the head coach. In 2016, he was selected as the coach of the national team of Qatar. Next year, he was named the head coach of Modena team in Serie A1. He is currently working for SKRA Belchatow.
Martin Poeder is an Italian athletic coach. He started his career in Innsbruck in 2001. Then he moved to Italian’s Serie A1 in 2005 to work for Codyeco Santa Croce. Later in his career, he went through Perugia to Trentino. Among his biggest successes are the 2 Champions league titles, 3 Italian championships or 4 World Club championships.
Zdenek Smejkal was a volleyball player before becoming a coach. His coaching career began in 1998. After switching 4 clubs, he finally settled in Ostrava from 2010 to 2017. During his period at the bench of Ostrava, he twice won both the Czech League and the Czech Cup. Currently he is coaching the URW volleyball team in Austria. He also was the head coach of the Czech national team from 2014 to 2015.