A formal reception for our silver volleyball team


Paralympic team of Bosnia and Herzegovina in sitting volleyball, after the performance at the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, arrived today in Sarajevo.

Flight of BiH. Paralympic expedition, which arrived from Munich landed at the Sarajevo airport around 12:30 pm, where BiH. representatives will welcome their family members and a large number of fans, who for several years with this great athletes celebrated various medals.

The road to the finals of this team was really difficult, and although they did not defend the title, fans around the BiH and their own team members can not be unhappy with this great result of the BiH team in sitting volleyball, especially with its rich history of success at the Paralympic Games, where they always reached finals.

“We take this opportunity to thank you all for your support, thank you to everyone who helped us to go to Brazil. Maybe we were not sure of our media appearances, because we knew what to expect in Brazil, but we made it to the finals. It was difficult to fight against the giant from Iran. When we made turn around in the final set, we had to switch to more speed, but were unable to, unfortunately, it seems to me that we did not have the power, “said captain Sabahudin Delalic.

He also expressed his gratitude to teammate Benis Kadric.

“Benis Kadrić, our colleague and teammate, five days before the final spent in hospital. Two thrombus, one below the knee, one in the groin and he was forbidden to move and play. However, he expressed his desire to play in the final and so he did “said the captain in tears ..