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Angelos VLACHOPOULOS
Sport Water Polo
NOC Greece   
GenderMen
Born28 Sep 1991 in Thessaloniki, GRE
Height1.80 m
Weight 80 kg
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Family
Partner Anna Mamaglou
Residence
Athens, GRE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Greek
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2002 in Thessaloniki, Greece.
Why this sport?
He liked the team aspect of water polo compared to swimming, as well as the atmosphere and the physicality.
Club / Team
AN Brescia: Italy
Name of coach
Thodoris Vlachos [national], GRE; Alessandro Bovo [club], ITA
Handedness
Right
General Interest
Nicknames
Aggelos (Facebook profile, 03 Mar 2021)
Hero / Idol
Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic. (Athlete, 10 Aug 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Fight until the end." (Athlete, 10 Aug 2016)
Famous relatives
His partner Anna Mamoglou won a gold medal for Greece in water polo at the 2014 U19 European Championships in Ostia, Italy. (SportsDeskOnline, 15 Mar 2021; Instagram profile, 20 Nov 2020)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2021 Tokyo, JPN Team  
6 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Team  
World Championship
Rank Year Venue Event Result
7 2019 Gwangju, KOR Team  
4 2017 Budapest, HUN Team  
3 2015 Kazan, RUS Team  
6 2013 Barcelona, ESP Team  
European Championship
Rank Year Venue Event Result
7 2020 Budapest, HUN Team  
5 2018 Barcelona, ESP Team  
4 2016 Belgrade, SRB Team  
6 2014 Budapest, HUN Team