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Sat, 27 Apr 2019 12:40 - Updated Sat, 27 Apr 2019 12:39

Spain and Italy again on the way of Angola

Luanda - Having already played in the Montreux Tournament, ended this month in Switzerland, Angola are again facing Spain and Italy in roller skate hockey world cup group A, now called "Elite8".

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Angola to face Spain and Italy again

Photo: Antonio Escrivao

According to the draw held on Friday, at the Olympic and Sports Museum Juan Antonio Samaranch, in Barcelona (Spain), the country hosting the competition from 7 to 14 July, these three teams are in Group A along with France.

In Group B includes Portugal, Chile, Colombia and Argentina in a series taking place in the cities of Barcelona and Vilanova.

The Swiss tournament was a good and bad memory for Angola as they surprisingly defeated Spain, 4-3, but allowed an impressive defeat against Italy (1-7) in a game missed by parts of their top scorers.

The draw for the Intercontinental event, previously called the B-World Championship, placed Mozambique in Group A, with Andorra, England and Egypt.

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