2014 European Champions League qualifiers

Bar Kick Foosball Team qualified for the European Champions League as one of the top 2 teams in the UK.

Happy to have qualified for the European Champions League finals in Vienna July 2015

Happy to have qualified for the European Champions League finals in Vienna July 2015

At the British Foosball Association UK finals in Liverpool on 25th January 2015, Bar Kick came top of their group being unbeaten against Hereford Barrels A team, Manchester Rainbow and Darlington TFC. 

Emily and Mike start the game against Darlington TFC

Emily and Mike start their Doubles 1 game against Darlington TFC’s Brian Harms and Darren Warr

 

Donna puts up a good fight against Callum Oakes from Darlington TFC

Donna puts up a good fight against Callum Oakes from Darlington TFC

Sam and Donna Vs Johna and Dan from Hereford Barrels A team

Sam and Donna Vs John and Dan, Hereford Barrels A team with a win 5-3

Kris and Sam Vs Pav and Sophie, Darlington TFC

Kris and Sam win their D2 against Darlington’s Pav and Sophie, 5-2

Mike and Donna beat Manchester Rainbow's Stuart and Dava 5-2, 5-2

Mike and Donna beat Manchester Rainbow’s Stuart and Dava 5-2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Victory over Liverpool Locomotivs then put Bar Kick in the finals against Cambridge.

Kris beats Liverpool Locomotiv Jochen Hummer

Kris beats Liverpool Locomotiv Jochen Hummer to put Bar Kick in the finals

Vito beats Chris Lyall 5-2, 5-3 in Singles 1 against Liverpool Locomotivs

Vito beats Chris Lyall 5-2, 5-3 in Singles 1 against Liverpool Locomotivs

But the Cup was denied as Cambridge put up a strong fight with the help of France National team player Maxime Blin who joined them for the day. Cambridge won 5-3 and Bar Kick qualifies for the European Champions League in 2nd place.

One game each by Kris and GB Women's Captain Jody Walding

One game each by Kris and GB Women’s Captain Jody Walding

The Finals against Cambridge

Donna and Sam Vs James Littlefair and Andrea Angella fight it out in the all Bonzini final

Close matches for Mike and Emily, with 1 game each to Bar Kick and Cambridge

Close matches for Mike and Emily, with 1 game each to Bar Kick and Cambridge in D2, whilst Vito plays Maxime Blin (left) in singles, winning one of two games against the French champ

 

Before the Liverpool finals, during the 2014 in the home and away London league format, Bar Kick Foosball Team played Central Cobras, London Foosball Kick and London Wanderers to then take them to the UK finals. See 2014 London results on the British Foosball Association website.

Donna and Sam Vs Tich Dejun and Pinday Mathu of London Foosball Kick

Donna and Sam Vs Tich Dejun and Pinday Mathu of London Foosball Kick

Mike in singles against Andrea Braconi of London Foosball Kick

Mike in singles against Andrea Braconi of London Foosball Kick

High 5 from Kris

Emily and Mike Vs Alex Millington Marston and Naeem Kaka of London Wanderers

Emily and Mike Vs Alex Millington Marston and Naeem Kaka of London Wanderers

Still smiling despite a home defeat against the Cobras!

Still smiling despite a home defeat against the Cobras!

Mike and Alex Vs Jose and Dave Bareham

Mike and Alex Vs Jose and Dave Bareham

Donna and Vito play Michel Dehri and Beata Hranaiova Central Cobras

Donna and Vito play Michel Dehri and Beata Hranaiova Central Cobras

Celebrating success at the Strongrooms against London Wanderer on Garlando

Celebrating success at the Strongrooms against London Wanderer on Garlando