EFAF BIG6: New League Reveals Format, Teams, Schedule for 2014
Germany, Austria and Switzerland have chosen the teams participating for 2014[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he European Federation of American Football (EFAF) reveals a new league and format for their Pan-European Football top competition. The champions and perennial powers from Germany, Switzerland, and Austria have agreed to participate in the European Football League and will single out their new champion from amongst themselves.
Selection of Participants
The tournament and championship game will retain the name EFL-Bowl will coexist under the governance of EFAF.
2014 Schedule Group A
- May 17th/18th – New Yorker Lions vs. Raiffeisen Vikings Vienna – in Brunswick
German Champion vs. Austrian Champion
- May 3rd – Dresden Monarchs vs. New Yorker Lions – in Dresden
Rematch for Germanbowl 2013
- June 15th – Raiffeisen Vikings Vienna vs. Dresden Monarchs – in Vienna
The reigning Eurobowl Champion versus the newcomer
- April 13th – Calanda Broncos vs. Swarco Raiders Tirol – in Graubünden
Rematch for Eurobowl Semifinals 2013
- May 17th – Berlin Adler vs. Calanda Broncos – in Berlin
“Hauptstadt” football versus Swiss Champion
- June 14th – Swarco Raiders Tirol vs. Berlin Adler – in Innsbruck
Rematch of Eurobowl XXV
Eurobowl XXVIII between the winners of both groups will take place on the weekend of July 19th/20th, 2014.
Source: EFAF website