The Men's European Volleyball Championship is being held in Poland from 24 August to 3 September


The 2017 Men's European Volleyball Championship will take place in Poland from Thursday 24 August until Sunday 3 September and the matches are being played in five host cities: Gdańsk (Pool A), Szczecin (Pool B), Kraków (Pool C and all the final phases), Katowice (Pool D, play-offs and quarter finals) and the Polish capital Warsaw.

Erreà Sport will be there alongside no fewer than 5 national squads as official technical sponsor: Italy, France, Belgium, Netherlands and Slovakia.

This, the most important of European competitions, already promises to be a passionate affair with some very strong teams starting as real tournament favourites, and pool groupings that will include so many all-Erreà derby matches.

Here are the Pools:

POOL A (in Gdańsk): Poland, Serbia, Finland, Estonia

POOL B (in Szczecin): Italy, Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia

POOL C (in Kraków): Russia, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Spain

POOL D (in Katowice): France, Belgium, Netherlands