Trento, 15 July 2021

All the records of Matey Kaziyski with Trentino Volley

During the period in which he wore the Trentino Volley jersey, Matey Kaziyski wrote many pages of the yellow-blue record book. Here are the main ones:

-    Best spiker of the history with 4,945 points; precedes the second, Filippo Lanza, by 2,068 points, who stopped in 2018 at 2,877 points.

-    With the 2021/22 season, he will become the only player to have worn the yellow-blue jersey in nine different competitive years: 2007/08, 2008/09, 2009/10, 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/13, 2014/15, 2015/16, and 2021/22. He will thus overtake Andrea Bari and Emanuele Birarelli, who stopped at eight.

-    With 334 official matches played, he is the fourth most present player: ahead of him only Birarelli and Colaci (345) and Bari (339).

-    He is the player who has worn the captain's armband the most times: 204. Also in this case the second is Lanza (150).

-    He is the player who has scored the most points in a single season: 852 in the 2009/10 competitive year. He precedes Nimir Abdel-Aziz by 11 points in this particular ranking (841 in 2020/21 for the Dutch opposite-spiker).

-    He is the second player to have won more titles (15), thanks to the victory of 4 World Championships per Club, 3 Champions League, 4 Championships, 3 Italian Cups and an Italian Super Cup. Better than him only Emanuele Birarelli (who boasts an extra Italian Super Cup).

-    He is the player who has scored the highest number of aces in a single game: 9 in Itas Trentino-Tonno Callipo Vibo Valentia 3-2 on 26 March 2009 (game 1 of the quarterfinals of the Play Off Scudetto). He shares the record with Nimir Abdel-Aziz who has obtained as many in Kioene Padova-Itas Trentino 0-3 on 27 September 2020 (regular season match).

-    In his 334 official matches he achieved 277 wins and 57 defeats.

-    He is the best scorer in the regular season of the Italian top league with 2,444 points in 173 matches.

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