O Torch will not compete in Qualifying Tournament for national competitions Coimbra Football Association (AFC), a competition that starts on May 2 and will define who goes up to the Portugal Championship next season.
“We decided not to participate for three reasons: first, it is related to the health issue, because, in seniors, it is not mandatory to take tests. The second reason is because I do not believe that the competition will be played until the end and the third is related to the fact that we have lost players and we have not been able to fill those outlets ”, he revealed to the DIARY AS BEIRAS the president of the Torch Sports Union, Fernando Guerra.
In addition to the senior team not participating in this event, the under-21 team will not play in the AFC U-21 tournament. “We have been training for four and a half months to play three games in the Honor Division and one in the Portuguese Cup. We spent money without any income ”, recalled the leader.
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