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Italy to host European Championships B-Group in 2013
Italy will host the B-pool tournament of the European Championships in 2013. EFAF Board of Directors has assigned Italian federation FIDAF with the organization of the event and EFAF president Robert Huber announced the board's decision. "We are really pleased that the Italian federation FIDAF will host the European Championships B-Group", Huber stated. "From the early beginnings Italy always has been an integral part of the European American Football movement and still is. Italian contributions to the development of EFAF have been tremendous. Now we can expect an excellent organization and the teams certainly will enjoy their time in Italy."
"This is very important news", Mr. Leoluca Orlando, president of FIDAF said. "Football in Italy is constantly growing. We are really proud to be chosen for the organization of this event. We will go to work with our preparations as soon as possible."
The EC's B Group consists of Italy, the Czech Republic, Denmark, the United Kingdom, Spain and the winner of the C Group tournament scheduled 2012. The winner of B Group will move on to the A Group in 2014.