Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:12 - Updated Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:12
Futsal: Players' belief enabled Angola to qualify for last round
Luanda - The belief and attitude of the players were pointed out on Saturday by the head coach of the Angolan national U18 men’s futsal team, Rui Sampaio, as factors that defined the qualification for the last round of ccess to youth games with the victory over Morocco 2- 1, in second second game.
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Speaking to the press at the end of the match at Cidadela pavilion, the coach stressed that from the outset the group showed superiority in a clash that the opponent created difficulties, but the result of the concentration managed the goal that dictated the qualification before the end.
He explained that the squad did everything to open the scoring sheet earlier, when it scored in the middle field, but the athletes accused anxiety and this made the match more pressing for the Angolan team.
On the other hand, Rui Sampaio thanked the support of the public in the pavilion and called for the need to strengthen the working conditions of the team to begin preparations for the next round, in which they will face Egypt.
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- 23/02/2018 18:36:23
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