Great participation in the International Open FISTF “VIII Trofeo Città di Messina”, organized by Messina Table Soccer Messina in Capo Peloro, in the tip of the north of Sicily ..More than an hundred athletes entered in individual categories on Sunday, while 13 were the teams in Saturday’s competition.
The team tournament was won by Catania, who defeated Ascoli in the final. Excellent semifinalists Reggio Calabria and Siracusa.
The Open tournament was won by Christian Filippella, who defeated 2-1 in the final teammate of Eagles Napoli Massimo Bolognino; in the semifinals came Hansel Mallia and Claudio La Torre. Massimiliano Schiavone defeated at the sudden death Marco Perazzo in the veteran final, where the semifinalists were Giancarlo Silvestri Paolo Finardi.
The winner in the category ladies was instead the sicilian Giuditta Lo Cascio, on teammate Rosalia Filippone. From Messina all other category winners: Fabio Aragona (finalist Andrea Bolognino) in the Under 19, Riccardo Natoli in the Under 15 (finalist Ignazio Mosca) and even Riccardo Natoli in the Under 12 (finalist Roberto Saitta).
Sports table football players from around the world descended on Italy Bologna for the MGP
In one of the biggest events of the season.
F.Lli Bari Sporting club blazed a path to the final in the team event while Fiamme Azzurre Rome
had other ideas to spoil there party,both giants meet in the team final with winners arising from
F.Lli Bari Sporting club in a fantastic display on the Saturday.
New winners arise from Greece with the Veterans event And one of the hot titles contested but Greek superstar and rising star of our sport Konstantinos KAPERONIS (Protheas Athens came to the top to claim a super victory and take the title back to Greece.
Open saw many top players battling for the title and one remarkable winner showing us why he is now a huge force in our sport,
Luca COLANGELO (Fiamme Azzurre Rome)
In the ladies event again we see a rising star of our sport,with a super display and calm around the pitch Ladies: Giulia BRILLANTINO (Subbuteo Club Stradivari Cremona),took on all comers and went away with the Title.
Other Winners are
– Cat. U19: Florian GIAUX (Rochefort Table Soccer)
– Cat. U15: Leonardo GIUDICE (Subbuteo Club Livorno)
– Cat. U12: Matteo CAMMARATA (ASD Pierce 14 Subbuteo Club)
Also great to see the Old Subbuteo flick of with a FISCT Curcuit event along side the FISTF With Old Subbuteo and Old rules,a great sight for the children to see the old superstars of Italy play and grace the fields in italy
The Winners were
– Cat. Subbuteo: Giuseppe OGNO (Subbuteo Sassari)
– Cat. Subbuteo Cadetti: Stefano CIRILLO (Subbuteisti Modena)
A super event in Italy with FISCT and The Tigers And we can not wait for 2017,well done to all federations clubs and players and see you all next season in Italy.