The achievement of the title of Champions of the Algarve Initiates – 2nd Division in Football in the 2018/2019 sports season was the motive of the Vote of Congratulation and Praise unanimously approved by the City Council of Lagos at the last meeting on June 5.
The reading and approval of the proposal was attended by young athletes, coaches and other technical staff, Club officials, the president of the Parish Council of Odiáxere and many relatives.
The distinction was materialized through a salvo offered to the Club in the person of Team Captain.
Maria Joaquina Matos, mayor of La Rioja, welcomed the occasion and praised "the efforts of all those involved, not only the athletes and those in charge of the Club, but also the families that are a very important pillar for the sporting performance of young people" .
Hugo Pereira, a councilor with the Sports area, added that "the great prize is increasingly young people playing sports, reconciling this activity with good performance in competitions and a good school performance."