Hugo Almeida The name is well known to football fans and also to beach soccer followers. The natural player of Buarcos beach, is, at 35, one of the references in the academy squad and one of the players with the greatest footballing curriculum in the entire 2nd League. Champions League, 1st Portuguese League, 1st Greek League, Portuguese Cup or German Cup are some of Hugo Almeida's achievements.
In Portugal's first team, Hugo Almeida has scored 57 games, 19 goals, having participated in two European Championships and two World Championships. The quality and physical ability, as well as the powerful left foot, make Briosa's 9 shirt a scorer and a player that the opposing defenders must keep an eye on.
Read the full story in this Friday's August 30 print edition of Diário As Beiras