On Friday 22nd November, at the Salone d’Onore of CONI Lombardia, took place the Award Ceremony of the Sports Merit of the Unione Nazionale Veterani dello Sport – Associazione Benemerita of CONI (National Union of Sports Veterans – CONI Benemerita Association) in which scholarships were awarded to the 10 best athletes who distinguished themselves both at a sporting and scholastic level; at the end of the Ceremony the Athlete of the Italian National Team C13 Giovanni Palladini was awarded the Recognition as Athlete of the Year of the Territory of Milan by the hands of the National President of UNVS Avv. Alberto Scotti, Carola Mangiarotti, daughter of Edoardo Mangiarotti, to whom the Milan section of the UNVS is dedicated, and Federigo Ferrari Castellani, Director of CONI Lombardy.
After the individual prize was awarded by the National Authorities of the UNVS and CONI Lombardia, the entire Italian national team was awarded the 4th place at the AMF C13 World Cup, Christian Lattari was also awarded the prize for the best scorer and Matteo Carta the prize for the best goalkeeper of the AMF C13 World Cup.
On the same occasion, the Technical Commissioner of the C13 National Team, Guerrino Parise, received the prize awarded by UNVS Milan on behalf of the C13 Italian National Team as “Team of the Year 2019”.
The ceremony was also attended by numerous authorities such as UNVS Vice-President Francesca Bardelli, the UNVS National Secretary Ettore Biagini, as well as the Secretary General of CONI Lombardia Claudio Pedrazzini and the CONI Milan Delegate Claudia Giordani.
The Ceremony will be broadcast on Mediasport Channel – Channel 814 SKY www.mediasportchannel.tv