22 - QUARTERLY REVIEW
ANDRADE, THE BEST BETWEEN THE POSTS… BEST GOALKEEPER OF THE YEAR
ortugal stopper Elinton Andrade picked up the prestigious Best Goalkeeper award at Beach Soccer Stars night.
The event saw Andrade named among the winners after impressing for his country during a strong international campaign. For the experienced goalkeeper, 2016 brought about another stellar season as he helped Portugal qualify for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup while also lifting the Euro Beach Soccer Cup and collecting a handful of individual awards across the Euro Beach Soccer League season. Andrade - also named in beach soccer’s Best Five counted on votes from his fellow players and coaches to ensure him a place in the sport’s history.