Overview
Wallace De Souza

Wallace De Souza

Nickname
Wallace
Club
Funvic Taubaté
Birth Date
26/06/1987
Birth Place
São Paulo
Height
198 cm
Weight
87 kg
Hobbies
Travelling

In 2007, Wallace won the U20 World Championship with Brazil’s national team. Playing for VôleiFuturo (SP), he was considered one of the best players of the Superliga 08/09 and was elected the best server. His good performances took him to Sada Cruzeiro (MG). Right after, in 2010, he won the World League title. In 2011, he won a gold medal at the Pan American Games and finished the season with the World Cup bronze medal.

At London 2012, Wallace won the silver medal with Brazil and collaborated to claim the silver medal in the 2013 World League and the title of the South American Championship. Still in 2013, Wallace became champion of the FIVB World Grand Champions Cup and was elected the best opposite spiker of the competition.

With the Brazilian team, Wallace won the silver medal in the 2014 FIVB World League and was elected the best opposite spiker in the tournament. He also repeated the good performance in the campaign for the silver medal at the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship in Poland. In 2015, Wallace had surgery on his back that put him out of the national team for the whole season.

Career

  • Position Opposite spiker
  • Selection Olympic (1) - W.C. (14) - Other (37)
  • International Debut Cairo, Egypt
  • Current Club Funvic Taubaté
  • Spike 344
  • Block 318