PES League Road to Cardiff
The PES LEAGUE season 1 National Finals were played online on Sunday 22nd, with 3 of our players disputing the competition: dNationPT, Fabio "fabio_sousa91" Sousa and Marco "Modelpiero" Oliveira.
The tournament draw set dNationPT and fabio_sousa91 to face each other in the round of 16.
As expected, both hands were very balanced due to the quality of the players, but ended with dNationPT going through to the quarter-finals after a tie in the second game.
Still in the round of 16, Modelpiero faced uP-yiou, having lost the the first game 5-1 and won the second 4-1, missing the third match decision by a goal.
In the quarter-final, the only team player still in the competition, dNationPT faced uP-bruninhuh66 and won by 6-2 the first hand, controlling the advantage in the second encounter ending with another win by 2-1.
The semi-finals set dNationPT to face RikardzPT, where once again our player displayed a strong and focused first game winning 4-0, managing once again the advantage in the second with a with by 4-3.
In the decisive final match of the competition, dNationPT faced the national title holder uP-Barboza.
What was expected to be a match decided in details, ended up with a huge win by 7-0, leaving no doubts about the justice of the winner.
With this victory, dNationPT became the new national champion of the Season 1 and will travel to Barcelona on the 11th of February as Portugal representative, to dispute a seat in the World Finals.
Bellow you can check the full tables of the tournament:
PES LEAGUE Season 2 will start in the 15th of February and will be another another chance for the team members to conquer a spot in the European finals, with Carlos "c4rlitos1184" Carloto who finished the season 1 qualifiers in first place and got disqualified without a valid reason, as one of the favourites.
Congratulations to our player dNationPT as the new Champion and good luck in Barcelona!