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Radio Popular - Boavista 2018 Presented in the city of Porto


In a ceremony that took place in the auditorium of Bessa Stadium, the RADIO POPULAR - BOAVISTA team was officially presented, which had to surround it with a usual human frame that filled the auditorium.

There were many supporters who wanted to encourage the team, in a ceremony that followed the precept, and where journalist RR Joaquim Vieira was remembered.

José Santos, sports director of the team made a point of emphasizing:

"The team is more homogeneous than 2017, but only on the road can we evaluate, in direct competition with our opponents, where Sporting and FC Porto may be the most consistent opponents. "

In relation to his cyclists, the athletic director of the chess players commented:

"We have cyclists for all types of terrain. This year I hope to see Domingos Gonçalves more active and more on the podium, while I wait for João Benta and Yuri Trofimov to be at a high level in the Volta a Portugal where our bets can be, together with Domingos Gonçalves. The team is not yet closed, we still have place for another rider, which we hope will give more consistency to the team. "

Present at the ceremony, Delmino Pereira highlighted: "the special affection of the public for the Boavista team, which considered an anchor team of national cycling. "He added that" this year will be a new cycle, with the entry of 45 young people into the continental sector, which has rejuvenated the sport. "

With a schedule that includes Portugal and some tests in Spain and France, the team leaves in search of a good result, already in the opening test and that will not count on the presence of João Benta, still recovering from a fall, this week .