Brasil Onças DT Kawan Pivatto Signs With Juventude of Torneio Touchdown

Last Wednesday, Brazilian American football club Juventude FA disclosed an agreement they came to with the defensive tackle of Brazilian National Team and Florida Marine Raiders (X-League), Kawan Pivatto.

Pivatto celebrate victory against Panama

Pivatto celebrate victory against Panama

After signing both Ricardo Miller and Tim Lukas on the offensive side of the ball, team management announces it’s first defensive addition.

The former DT of the Coritiba Crocodiles (current TTD Brazilian Champions), Pivatto comes to Caxias do Sul, Brasil to reinforce roster of Juventude.

Pivatto on his signing;

“I’m very glad for the invite from Juventude to return to Brazil. The club has an amazing project and I want to be part of it. Returning to play in Brazil is that I want more than anything. To play as a pro for Juventude, a Brazilian team, will be a dream coming true. I will give my best. I was champion many times and I’ll be continuing, now in jersey of Juventude.”

Pivatto has two Brazilian titles, six championships of Paraná State and helped Brasil Onças to get a spot in IFAF World Championship.

Pivatto is the fourth player Juventude has signed for this season, the first was wide receiver Diego Luiz de Oliveira, who came from divisional rival of Torneio Touchdown, Timbó Rex.

You can read more about Diego de Oliveira on Touchdown.

Kawan Pivatto Highlights

Juventude is in Division D of TTD with Jaraguá Brakers, Timbó Rex and UFPR Brown Spiders.

Juventude FA Season 2015 Schedule

Home Date and local Visitor
JuventudeJuventude FA Jun 28th – Caxias do Sul, RS Timbó RexTimbó Rex
UFPR Brown SpidersUFPR Brown Spiders Aug 2th – Curitiba, PR JuventudeJuventude FA
JuventudeJuventude FA Aug 22th – Caxias do Sul, RS Jaraguá BreakersMinas Locomotiva
JuventudeJuventude FA Sep 12th – Caxias do Sul, RS Botafogo ChallengersBotafogo Challengers
JuventudeJuventude FA Sep 27th – Caxias do Sul, RS Corinthians SteamrollersCorinthians Steamrollers
Lusa LionsLusa Lions Oct 17th – São Paulo, SP JuventudeJuventude FA
Jaraguá BreakersJaraguá Breakers Nov 11th – Jaraguá do Sul, SC JuventudeJuventude FA

Journalist at Futebol Americano Brasil and American Football International. Post graduated in Digital Journalism at Famecos/PUCRS. Former multimedia producer of Locast Project MIT/USA. Former player of Porto Alegre Pumpkins.