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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 11:10 - Updated Sun, 26 Oct 2014 11:12

Libolo is three-time national football championship winner

Luanda - Recreativo do Libolo became the national first division football championship (Girabola) winner on Saturday, after beating ASA by 3-1 at Luanda's Cidadela stadium.

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Recreativo do Libolo football team

Photo: Pedro Parente

The central Kuanza Sul province-based Recreativo do Libolo took advantage of the 1-1 draw between runner-up Kabuscorp do Palanca and Benfica de Luanda in the 28th round match of the Girabola2014.  

With this win, Libolo totals 65 points and stands chances to reach 71, as there are two rounds to go.

According to the table, second placed Kabuscorp has now 59 points and can reach no more than 65.

Libolo will be hosting União do Uíge for the 29th round, before playing Benfica de Luanda away for the last round of the competition.

Luanda-based Kabuscorp do Palanca will be hosting Petro Atlético de Luanda, ahead of a match against Progresso do Sambizanga in the capital.

Recreativo do Libolo won the main Angolan football competition consecutively in the 2011 and 2012 seasons under coach Zeca Amaral and now under Miller Gomes, dethroning Kabuscorp.

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