20 teams confirmed for Euro Cup 2011
Sunday, September 25 2011 @ 02:57 pm ACST
Contributed by: Aaron Richard
The AFL Europe / EAFA has confirmed the entries for the 9-a-side 2011 Euro Cup, with 20 teams to take the pitch in Belfast, Northern Ireland on the weekend of October 8th and 9th.
19 national teams, including debutants Portugal, Norway, Poland and Russia will be making the journey to Belfast, with the EU Crusaders combined side rounding out the 20-team competition.
The full list of nations attending is: Austrian Avalanche, Catalunya Almogávers, Croatia Knights, Cymru Red Dragons, England Dragonslayers, European Crusaders, Finland Icebreakers, France Coqs, Germany Black Eagles, Iceland Ravens, Irish Warriors, Italy Azzurri, Netherlands Flying Dutchmen, Norway Trolls, Polish Bison, Portugal, Russian Czars, Scottish Clansmen, Spanish Bulls and Swedish Elks.
The Euro Cup tournament will be playing out on Saturday 8th, with the annual European General Assembly and development forum following on Sunday 9th and Monday 10th.
For more information, visit the tournament website here.