The League's executive director, Sónia Carneiro, received Monday the best event of the year for the organization of the Final Four of the League Cup at the Braga Forum, which took place in January this year. The award ceremony was given at the 5th Sport Gala in Braga, organized by the City Council.
This is the fifth consecutive year in which this gala is held and this year and in total are awarded 93 awards, to the personalities who are distinguished nationally and internationally.
Andreia Sousa, of the Braga Football Association, received the award for best referee, while Jorge Braz, Futsal coach, received the best coach award. Luís Botelho, the president of the Hockey Club of Braga, won in the category of best sports leader.
The main moment of the event was the award of the Merit and Excellence award that this year was awarded to the teacher Maria Alice Torres, who represented the ABC of Braga in volleyball, athletics, handball and badminton.
Francisco Trincão, David Carmo and Francisco Moura – European champions in U19s – were also distinguished by the Braga City Council.