MVP of the IFAF European Championships – Paul Durand

MVP of the IFAF European Championships – Paul Durand

Paul Durand was selected as a most valuable player of the tournament. – It’s a great accomplishment, but it’s only personal. It’s thanks for all the guys, we asked a lot from them. I know it was my last tournament. So, it’s thanks to them, thanks to lines, the receivers who caught every ball that […]

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France beat Austria in the final – Chess Masters Esume and Durand knew the right moves

France beat Austria in the final – Chess Masters Esume and Durand knew the right moves

This year’s IFAF European Championships ended with Team France celebrating – for the first time in history. In the first half Team Austria were able to shut down the sharpest peak of the French’s offense. They had 7-point lead at the break. In the second period team France found a new dimension for their offensive […]

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Team Finland took the bronze medals after 13 years of waiting

Team Finland took the bronze medals after 13 years of waiting

The match for the bronze medal continued very tight until the last quarter. Team Finland was stronger and could vary its offensive plays. Karri Pajarinen and Veikka Lehtonen scored twice and secured the bronze medals for Team Finland. Final score 35–21 (14–7) for the EC-hosts. The Finnish sauna was heated and ready. Team Finland stopped […]

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Solid Great Britain defeated Denmark

Solid Great Britain defeated Denmark

A British quarterback Patrick Daley and defensive back Josh Amish were the characters of the match of turnovers. Team Denmark made it to a ball game in the second half but ended up with mistakes in crucial moments. Final score at Vantaa 16–33 (0–14). The match of the fifth place started with a Team Britain’s drive. […]

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European Championships final 2018 – Team France versus Team Austria

European Championships final 2018 – Team France versus Team Austria

European Championships will culminate in the final on Saturday evening. Both Team France and Team Austria cleared their way to the final with two wins at the group stage. On Thursday Austrian avalanche rolled over Team Sweden and French beat EC-host Team Finland in tight game. In 2014, the teams played in a same group […]

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Team Denmark and Team Great Britain fights for the fifth place on Saturday

Team Denmark and Team Great Britain fights for the fifth place on Saturday

On Satuday’s first match, the Danes and the Brits fights for the fifth place in this year’s tournament. Both teams suffered two defeats in group stage so they have a lot to prove tomorrow at Vantaa. The game kicks off at 11 am local time. Team Sweden beat the Danes on Tuesday. The loss was […]

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France beat Finland and goes to the finals

France beat Finland and goes to the finals

Gameday’s second match was a tight thriller. Paul Durand and Stephen Yepmo took the head roles of the show at Vantaa on Thursday evening. They lead the way for Team France to the final of Saturday. The home crowd cheered heavily and helped the hosts. Yet the victory for Team France was well deserved. Team […]

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Austrian avalanche rolled over Team Sweden

Austrian avalanche rolled over Team Sweden

Efficient Team Austria ran over Team Sweden in the IFAF European Championships. Team Austria scored five touchdowns and two field goals. The Swedes didn’t get closer than the six-yard line of Team Austria with the ball. The final score was 41–3 (31–3). Team Austria needed only two plays and just a half minute for the […]

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EC-hosts on their way for the finals – Is Team France able to stop them?

EC-hosts on their way for the finals – Is Team France able to stop them?

Both Team France and Team Finland started their tournament with a victory against Team Great Britain. On Thursday, these two teams play against each other – winner will go to the finals. Last time France and Finland met was in European Championships 2014 at Austria. Back then, Team France secured the bronze medals by score […]

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Team Austria versus Team Sweden – Finals on stake

Team Austria versus Team Sweden – Finals on stake

IFAF European Championships continues on Thursday at Vantaa. In the first match of the day Team Austria will face Team Sweden who wants to pay the debts for 2010 defeat. Back then, Team Austria beat The Swedes in the bronze match – final score 30–0. On Thursday stakes are clear: winner will play in the […]

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