Blind football – Tarragona and Rome take titles in Spain and Italy
Date: July 7, 2014
The Spanish National Blind Football Championships, organised by the Spanish Blind Sports Federation and featuring the best six teams in the country, were held in Seville last week.
Tarragona defeated Malaga 3-0 in the final to defend the title they won last year.
In Italy, meanwhile, Asd Roma 2000 were victorious in the final stage of the Italian Blind Football Cup, beating Liguria 2-0 in the final.
Four teams took part in the final phase of the cup, held in Pavullo nel Frignano, and local hero Luca Toni, FIFA World Cup winner with Italy in 2006, was on hand to witness the final and present the trophies.
Luca Toni hands over the winner's trophy to the captain of Asd Roma 2000.