The opposite 25-year-old will wear the white and blue shirt. Fresh champion of Germany, he has already played in Santa Croce: “Going back to Italy makes me happy, I felt pleasure and surprise when the club called me”
A Brazilian bomber for Emma Villas Volley Siena. The Tuscan team, which will compete in the Serie A2 championship in the next competitive season and will be coached by coach Gianluca Graziosi, formalizes what will be its opposite for the championship which will start in October: it is Matheus Krauchuk, born in Brazil on November 4, 1997.
Fresh champion of Germany with the Berlin Recycling Volleys, at just 25 years of age Krauchuk already boasts important experiences in various countries: he played in Bahrain, South Korea, Turkey, precisely in Germany and also in Italy. In the 2019-2020 season, in fact, he played for Santa Croce sull’Arno and in the first round of the Serie A2 tournament that season he also challenged Emma Villas. On the banks of the Arno Matheus Krauchuk Esquivel (this is the full name of the Carioca volleyball player) played as a spiker; in fact, in the opposite role another volleyball player who is well known in Siena played in that formation: Williams Padura Diaz, who with the Emma Villas jersey won the Italian Cup of Serie A2 and reached the playoff semifinals of the same tournament in the year 2016-2017.
In that season Krauchuk played just 11 games with the Santa Croce shirt, in which he managed to put together, as a hitter, 147 points, therefore 13.4 points per game. He totaled nine winning serves in those eleven challenges, which he closed with an overall percentage in attack of 46.6%. His block contribution is also good, with 15 blocks in 11 matches. In the middle of the season, the Brazilian moved to South Korea, joining the Uijeongbu KB Insurance Stars team. Then Turkey, South Korea again, Brazil, Turkey and Germany for this globetrotter who will now return to Italy.