Marck Espejo suits up as import in Bahrain Volleyball League

Published November 5, 2020, 2:58 PM

by Kristel Satumbaga-Villar

Photo from Marck Espejo’s Instagram account

Volleyball star Marck Espejo is set to bring his talent to Bahrain when he competes as an import in the Bahrain Volleyball League.

The five-time UAAP Most Valuable Player and national team mainstay announced his departure Thursday in a social media post.

“TYL,” Espejo wrote on his Instagram stories post, accompanied by a plane ticket to Bahrain.

Screenshot from Marck Espejo’s Instagram account

The 23-year-old spiker also re-posted pictures of him with other people who wished him luck to his new career endeavor.

Espejo will compete for the Bami Jamra in Bahrain’s eight-team first Division League, which starts on Sunday. He is expected to play until Jan. 30, 2021.

This will be Espejo’s third foreign stint after playing for Oita Miyoshi in the Japan V. League and the Vishaka Volleyball Club in Thailand.