Nobody can question that Brazil is an absolute powerhouse in football. The website features excellent chances to wager on everything related to this sport in this part of the world. However, year after year the South American nation also shows the entire world that they are quite serious about volleyball.

Of course, this wouldn’t be possible to achieve without some incredible players. One of the best players to perform for the Brazilian national side ever is Gilberto Amauri de Godoy Filho, who is better known as Giba. The 1xBet online bookmaker webpage also features the best Brazilian volleyball competitions, teams and players.

More than two decades of professional volleyball

Giba played the sport in a professional manner for a staggering 23 years. He began his career in 1995, and his retirement came in 2019. He played on teams from all over the world, and all these leagues are present at the website where live wagers can be made.

Some of the squads where the great Brazilian outside hitter performed were:

  • Chapecó São Caetano;
  • Minas Tênis Clube;
  • Ferrara;
  • Bre Banca Lannutti Cuneo;
  • Iskra Odintsovo;
  • Al-Nasr Dubai;
  • and IBB Polonia London.

The player spent his first five years as a professional player in his native nation of Brazil. At 1xBet all punters can find opportunities to wager on the best Brazilian volleyball tournaments and squads. In 2001, Giba finally found an opportunity to expand his opportunities abroad, as he was signed by Italian team Ferrara.

Success with his national team

Curiously, Giba had his debut with the Brazilian national side even before playing for the first time in the domestic competition. The best volleyball teams from Brazil are present at, where live wagers with great odds can be made.

His international career lasted between 1995 and 2012, and performed in more than 300 matches. With the Brazilian national side, the player won 30 gold medals in different competitions. It is fair to say that his biggest achievement was obtaining the gold medal in the highly entertaining 2004 Summer Olympics. In the 2008 and 2012 games he also obtained silver medals.

Additionally, Giba helped his team to claim three editions of the World Championship and two editions of the World Cup. All these tournaments are also present at the 1xBet platform. What’s even more impressive is that he, alongside the rest of Brazil, won all editions of the South American Championship between the years 1995 and 2009.