Poland took the silver medal at the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship held in Katowice, southern Poland, on Sunday.
Italy defeated the red-and-whites 3:1 to capture the gold medal. Brazil took the bronze one by winning 3:1 against Slovenia.
“We just missed out on a third consecutive gold medal, but we've still got a fantastic team! Poland won the silver medal and is one of the most successful teams in the history of volleyball,” Mateusz Morawiecki, Polish PM, wrote on social media.
Polish 🇵🇱 men's national #volleyball team becomes World Vice-Champions! 🥈🏐— Poland.pl (@Poland) September 11, 2022
Thank you gentlemen for the great excitement of the last few weeks! 👏
You have been superb and, as usual, have brought us an unforgettable thrill!
Congratulations, #TeamPoland! 🇵🇱💪#MWCH2022 pic.twitter.com/BAzdS1Pbs8