Around the Continent: The Upsets Have Started!

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Italy - Lazio v. Ancona


After the third weekend of action a new favorite has emerged in the North as the Bolzano Giants continue their unbeaten ways clipping the Torino Giaguari 35-0. Parma remain close behind after defeating Bergamo 10-7 while third place Milano Seamen upended crosstown rivals the Milan Rhinos 34-0 .


The Lazio Marines outgunned the Ancona Dolphins in Rome last weekend whipping the Dolphins 58-34. With that, the Marines have opened the season 4-0 and look set to challenge for the Italian title. In other action, the Bologna Warriors beat the Rome Grizzlies 17-14 while the Ferrara Aquile  scored their first win of the season beating Napoli 33-16.


The Norwegian season gets underway on April 11.


Poland - Seahawks - Eagles

In the second weekend of the Polish the biggest surprise was how easily the Gdynia Seahawks manhandled the Warsaw Eagles, whipping them 47-31 after taking a 27-13 lead at halftime. In other action, the Wroclaw Panthers delivered the same fate to Kozly with a 56-7 drubbing. Finally the Lowlanders got their first win of the season beating Husaria 36-29.

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Roger Kelly is an editor and a writer for AFI. A former PR Director the B.C. Lions of the Canadian Football League for 7 years, he now lives in Sweden writing about and scouting American Football throughout the world.