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Tue, 09 Apr 2019 17:09 - Updated Tue, 09 Apr 2019 17:09

Roller hockey: Chiquinho, Zidane join national team

Luanda - The roller skate hockey athletes Chiquinho and Zidane from 1º de Agosto and Petro de Luanda, respectively, are the new players of the seven national roller hockey team who will hold preparation games in Portugal, eyeing the international tournament of Easter, as from 17 to 21 April in Switzerland.

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National roller skate hockey team of Angola

Photo: Antonio Escrivao

The players are making their debut in the Angolan national team, which travel Thursday to Porto in Portugal  where they have scheduled to play five friendly games, from the five days that will remain in that  northern city of Portugal.

In addition to these players, the goalkeeper, Dalas from Marinha de Guerra was summoned as well as field athletes Pi, Tino Boy, Pinheiro from Académica de Luanda and Chipico from Petro de Luanda.

In Portugal, the roller hockey players who play abroad, such as Francisco Veludo, Matin Payero, João Pinto, André Senteno and Humberto Mendes have joined the national team.

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