Thursday, February 8, 2018
@FCPorto #Cycling team 2018 to enter on all #Portuguese top races and #Spain also waiting from #UCI on the possibility of signing one of the best #Portuguese cyclists Andre Cardoso to a contract
With the first competition finalized, the group prepares to face the WorldTour teams on the Algarve Tour, where in 2017 it won in Malhão, with Amaro Antunes. As in previous years, all races are to win, although Nuno Ribeiro warns: "The goal of the team is always to seek victory, but the main one is the Tour of Portugal." Besides the national tests, Spain also enters the plans. "We hope to be in the competions we did last year," he confirmed, noting that the blues and whites were at the Miguel Indurain GP, Volta a La Rioja, Klasika Amorebieta, Volta a Castela e Leão, Volta a Madrid and Volta a Asturias, Alarcón was the winner.
In the plans of the W52-FC Porto may be the acquisition of a new vehicle. "We are studying the issue, we want to improve the conditions and if we can achieve that goal, better. Last year we bought a bus and truck." As for the possibility of hiring André Cardoso, who is waiting for a UCI decision, Nuno Ribeiro shoots: "Any level cyclist interests Porto, but at the moment it is not a subject