OGAE Second Chance 2017 winner announced!

The winner of the 2017 OGAE Second Chance Contest has just been made public. This year’s edition was virtually held in Poland, following Margaret‘s victory in 2016. 22 clubs entered this year’s competition, with 11 additional clubs voting as guests.

“OGAE is an international organisation that was founded in 1984 in Savonlinna, Finland by Jari-Pekka Koikkalainen. The organisation consists of a network of 42 Eurovision Song Contest fan clubs across Europe and beyond, and is a non-governmental, non-political, and nonprofit company”.

You can watch OGAE Second Chance 2017 below:

Sweden has been crowned the winner of the OGAE Second Chance Contest for the 15th time in the 31-years-old history of the fan competition. Mariette and her song ‘A Million Years’ were selected to represent the Nordic country in Warsaw. The song, which was written by Thomas G:son, Johanna Jansson, Peter Boström, Jenny Hansson and Mariette Hansson herself, finished 4th in the Melodifestivalen Grand Final.

The full ranking of this year’s contest looks as it follows:

  1. SWEDEN – 329 points
  2. Italy – 209 points
  3. Ukraine – 196 points
  4. Slovenia – 189 points
  5. Lithuania – 135 points
  6. Spain – 124 points
  7. Norway – 119 points
  8. Greece – 104 points
  9. Iceland – 86 points
  10. United Kingdom – 80 points
  11. Estonia – 72 points
  12. Albania – 44 points
  13. Denmark – 43 points
  14. Hungary – 39 points
  15. Belarus – 32 points
  16. Malta – 32 points
  17. Germany – 30 points
  18. Poland – 26 points
  19. Finland – 14 points
  20. Latvia – 9 points
  21. Georgia (OGAE Rest of the World) – 1 point
  22. Portugal – 1 point

What do you think about this year’s OGAE Second Chance winner? Let us know in comments!

Source : OGAE Poland

About Belén García (Spain)

Belén García (Spain)

My name is Belén. I’m a musician and English teacher from Spain.

I have been following Eurovision since I was only 11 and the junior version since the beginning (expert of this contest). I love Eurovision because I love discovering new songs every year.

Before ESC+Plus, I have been part of very well-known websites about (Junior) Eurovision. Apart from writing, I love taking professional photos, designing and editing videos, I’m very creative!

I have already traveled to Eurovision and Junior Eurovision a few times and I highly recommend it! =)

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