Adeje footballer Javier Alonso Bello has been named in the regional under-16 football team.
The 15 year old will take part in the national regional play offs in Madrid at the end of this month.
Javier started his football in the Adeje Municipal Football School, moved to Club Águilas and for the last three season has been in the youth section of Club Deportivo Tenerife.
Adeje mayor José Miguel Rodríguez Fraga sent his congratulations to the young Adeje player, the only one from the borough to be included in the Canarian side. “We are really proud of our young people who are achieving so much in the world of sport as well in in literature, music and science.”. He added that young people like Javier showed that dedication and commitment paid off in the end.
Players from nine different teams are in the final 18 picked by regional trainer David Sosa. The first round of the regional play offs will take place in San Agustín de Guadalix in Madrid between December 27th and 29th when the Canarian side will play teams from Madrid and Andalucía.