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Wed, 03 Jan 2018 16:47 - Updated Wed, 03 Jan 2018 16:46

Football / CHAN: Palancas Negras leave Sunday for Morocco

Luanda - The national football team are leaving Sunday for Morocco to be taking part in the final round of the African Cup of Nations for athletes who play in their respective countries CHAN2018.

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Angolan national soccer team prepare for CHAN/2018

Photo: Henri Celso

The 42-member group including technical staff and leaders, leave the capital of the country around 5 o'clock, by the company Air Morocco, and arrive at the stage of the competition at 11 o'clock and twenty minutes.

In this country, the national team are expected to play a friendly match with the Coninor of Guiné Conacri on the 9th January. For this match there are a few hits, according to the vice president of the Angolan Football Federation, Adão Costa.

For this encounter, coach Srdjan Vasiljevic will take the following players: Landu, JB, Rui, Vá, Almeida, Herenilson, Manguxi, Mira, Wilson, Job, To Carneiro, Nary, Moco, Mano Calesso, Medá, Lito, Gui, De Paizo, Caporal, Celso Barros, Chiló, Fofó and Paty.

At CHAN, Angola are part of Group D, alongside Burkina Faso, their debut opponents, Cameroon and Congo Brazzaville.

This is the third presence of Angola in this competition, after Sudan2011, where it was defeated runners up, and Rwanda2016 (removed in the group stage).

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