One of the many new faces in Reggio Emilia will be Antonio Cargioli. Born in Milan in 1994, the middle blocker has been living in Parma since he was 2. Cargioli is a late and quick bloomer considering the fact he was playing football just a few years ago. “I was a midfielder – he explains – I played football until I was 14, then, encouraged by my father I tried volleyball. I loved it from day one and I gave up football. And now here I am in the Serie A2…”.