Madrid: Austria won both titles and confirmed the favorites roll at the flag football European Championship.
However, it was very close in both finals. The men finished the last game of the tournament with 20:18 against Italy.
The current European vice- champion won the semi-final with a surprisingly clear 39:13 against Germany, Austria defeated Spain the other semi-final with 33:6. The hosts secured a bronze medal with a 21:18 win against Germany.
The women from Spain also won bronze. In the final, the team from Austria defeated Germany with just one more touchdown 30:24 and won the European Championship for the sixth time in a row.