Portugal wins the bronze medal at the U18 European Championship
Team of Portugal beat Russia by 38-27.
The Portuguese U-18 rugby team won today’s bronze medal in the UEFA European Under-19 Championship with a 38-27 victory against Russia in Kaliningrad.
Portugal lost 24-10 in the interval but dominated their opponents during the second half, only conceding a penalty to the home team and totalling six rehearsals.
The Portuguese finishing touches were achieved by Diogo Salgado, João Vieira, Francisco Silva, Nuno Peixoto, Vasco Durão and Domingos Cabral, who also signed four transformations.