Football / Fogo: Municipality of Santa Catarina will have two teams in the first phase in the season 2018/19.

São Filipe, Sep 5 (Inforpress) – The municipality of Santa Catarina do Fogo will have in the season 2018/19 two teams to participate in the regional championship of the first division of the football in Fogo Island.

The Desportivo de Cova Figueira, which returns after a decade in the second division, and Baxada, which returns to the conviviality of the greats after a season in the second division, are the Santa Catarina municipality representatives, which now has two representations in the main step.

The mayor of Santa Catarina do Fogo, Alberto Nunes, told Inforpress that he ntends to meet in the next days with the management of the two clubs to define levels of support to be done by the City Hall, which should go through the grant of a financial subsidy and support in the transportation to the games held at Mosteiros and São Filipe.

However the mayor made it clear that clubs should mobilize other sources of fundraising for other expenses arising from participation in regional competitions, either through members or other partnerships.