Biggest names in football worldwide are back in Porto

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Guilherme Costa Oliveira

It is the second time that the city of Porto hosts the largest national event dedicated to Football. From the 7th to the 9th of September, the Super Bock Arena - Pavilhão Rosa Mota will be the stage to the Thinking Football Summit, the big fair that promotes the discussion of the football universe among some of the biggest names of the industry globally.

Professionals, companies, fans, and students of the sport gather to explore, think, and debate about the sport that “produces passions all over the world”.

Among the confirmed names, the Thinking Football Summit will count with Pedro Pinto, founder of Empower Sports, Caroline Buckland, responsible for fan of the Oracle Red Bull Racing Formula One Team, Robbie Lyle, founder of Global Fan Network, Arianna Criscione, head of the Women’s Football, Antero Henrique, manager of Qatar Stars League, Pierdamiano Tomagra, responsible for the digital area at Juventus, Andrés Garcia, coordinator of the women’s football scouting at Atlético de Madrid or Rosalía Ortega Pradillo, sports lawyer.

These three days of the event offer an opportunity to listen to the testimony of the presidents of the main Portuguese clubs, like FC Porto, SL Benfica, Sporting CP, SC Braga or Vitória SC, and of several international teams such as Valência, AS Roma, Paris Saint-Germain, Tottenham, Arsenal, Juventus, Atlético Madrid or Wolverhampton.

Organised by the Portuguese League, in partnership with Fun-Addict, the Thinking Football Summit has the support of Porto City Hall.