Filipe Santos and Miguel Pinheiro win 2nd stage of the EFVL Tour 2019 in Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany


Memorable weekend for the national colors in Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany, in the 2nd stage of the European Footvolley League Tour 2019!

The national representation was in charge of the valuable team Miguel Pinheiro and Filipe Santos, athletes from Póvoa de Varzim, figures in great prominence in the national and international competitions.

Starting the competition as part of Group A of the competition along with Germany 1, Spain and Italy, they were successively winning their opponents, eliminating teams like Israel, France (European champions 2018), until reaching the final of the European stage, where they had to in front of the strong Spanish team made up of Daniel Martinez / Carlos Delgado, who won by 2 sets (18x7 and 19x17).

The National Footvolley Federation welcomes the result obtained by their representatives, an important step towards qualifying for the big final of Lucerne in Switzerland.

The European Footvolley League Tour 2019 continues for its third stage, in Portugal, which will take place on 12-14 July, at Praia dos Pescadores, in Albufeira.