Publication date: 15 Jun 2023
About the Men’s Volleyball Nations League
The FIVB Volleyball Men’s Nations League is an international volleyball tournament held among national men’s volleyball teams every year since 2017. The tournament is managed by the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB). Sixteen men’s teams take part in the competition. There is a similar sporting event for women and it is called the FIVB Volleyball Women’s Nations League.
2023 FIVB Volleyball Men’s Nations League
The 5th edition of the Men’s Volleyball Nations League takes place from 6 June to 23 July. 8 of the 16 teams will advance to the final round and play-offs to determine the winner of the tournament. The finals will be played in several host cities in Poland.
Main teams: Argentina, Brazil, Germany, Iran, Italy, Poland, Serbia, USA, France, Japan
Contestant teams: Bulgaria, Canada, China, Cuba, Netherlands, Slovenia.
The top team among the contenders will get the chance to compete in the 2024 Nations League.
Many note that the teams of Italy, Poland and France are the main contenders to win the current tournament.
History of the Men’s Volleyball Nations League
The creation of a new volleyball tournament was announced by the International Volleyball Federation in 2017. The Men’s Volleyball Nations League came to replace the Men’s World League.
Team Russia won the first and second seasons of the FIVB Volleyball Men’s Nations League.
Winning teams from previous years
|2022||Casalecchio di Reno, Italy||1st place – France
2nd place – USA
3rd place – Poland
|2021||Rimini, Italy||1st place – Brazil
2nd place – Poland
3rd place – France
|2020||cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic|
2024 FIVB Volleyball Men’s Nations League
No information is currently available about the dates and venues of the next Men’s Volleyball Nations League tournament.
The year 2024 will be an important year for many sports fans due to the Olympic Games to be held in Paris. And it is already known that 12 men’s teams will participate in the upcoming Olympic tournament.
Keep an eye on the dates of volleyball tournaments and other events in our Sporting Events Calendar.
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