THE ALGARVE SHARKS ARE AN AMERICAN FOOTBALL CLUB LOCATED IN LOULÉ, PORTUGAL.
The Algarve Sharks project began in 2008. In 2012, the team joined the Algarve Pirates to increase their number of players. In 2014 they began to compete individually arriving soon in the first year, to qualify for the playoffs.
In 2015, the Algarve Sharks made it to the final and became vice-champions of the Portuguese Football League in 2016 once again reached the semi-finals. Due to the consistency of the good results the Sharks brought sports prestige to the Algarve. To increase their Level, the Algarve Sharks have hired Canadian coach Lance Heron and several foreign players to win the National Championship and start their participation in European Competitions. The Algarve Sharks have also been approached by various women’s and youth groups to expand their teams and training ranges available.
A new field will open up opportunities for the creation of training football and women’s and children’s football teams.