Wed, 07 Feb 2018 11:50 - Updated Wed, 07 Feb 2018 11:50
Football: Interclube prepare for Girabola's inaugural round
Luanda - After ending a pre-competition programme in the central Benguela Province, Interclube held last Tuesday a closed-door training session to get tuned up for the inaugural round of the first division National Football Championship (Girabola2018).
Send by email
To share this news by email, fill out the information below and click Send
To report errors in the texts of articles published, fill out the information below and click Send
Girabola2017 - Interclube/1º de Agosto (file)
Photo: Francisco Miúdo
The Interclube squad – who have been doing the final touch ups since Monday in their home, 22 de Junho Stadium, in Luanda, under the management of Portuguese coach Paulo Torres – will face on Sunday in Girabola’s inaugural round the Desportivo da Huíla team, a game scheduled to happen in the home of the latter, Lubango City, capital of the southern Huila Province.
On January 04, the club’s board presented the football squad for the 2018 season, in which it highlighted the acquisition of the striker Kaporal (from 1º de Maio team) and who was the second best scorer of last season, the skipper Rui (from 1º de Maio as well), and skipper Landu, who was acquired from Recreativo do Libolo.
Interclube also hired a new assistant coach, the experienced Alberto Cardeau.
In Girabola2017, Interclube finished in the fifth position with 48 points.
The 2017 championship was won by 1º de Agosto, with 65 points.
Interclube, who have won the Girabola twice, have the objective to end up in the top three positions of Girabola2018.
- 07/02/2018 11:17:33
Luanda - Due to their involvement in the African Champion Clubs Cup, 1º de Agosto will only start their defence of the first division football championship (Girabola2018) title on February 28, when they face Progresso do Sambizanga in the first round of Girabola, which is set to kick off on Saturday, February 10.
- 06/02/2018 13:52:09
Caxito - The Bengo province- based Domant FC aims to finish top 10 of the 2018 season to be disputed by 16 teams.
- 06/02/2018 10:53:00
Luanda - The 2018 full calendar of the national first division football championship (Girabola) games is to be made public this Tuesday after adjustments and decisions have been made by the clubs and federation.