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Tue, 30 Apr 2019 12:46 - Updated Tue, 30 Apr 2019 12:46

Roller Hockey: National team coaching staff resigns

Luanda - Two months prior to the Roller Hockey World Cup in Spain, the national senior team coaching staff has presented a resignation letter to the Board of the Angolan Federation of the Sport (FAP), alleging lack of working conditions.

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The FAP’s secretary general, Luís Octavio, told Angop Monday that the document had been forwarded last Saturday to the Federation facilities and would be analyzed Monday in a meeting.

The Coaching team comprises Fernando Falé (head coach), António Victor "Duke" (assistant coach), Mário Almeida (goalkeeper coach) and António Ferraz (physical trainer).

Angola eye to improve their fifth place of the previous Edition in China.

In the light of the event, the national team have conducted training session in Portugal and participated in the Montreux International Tournament in Switzerland, where the country held the fourth place, among the eight participants.

Roller Hockey World Cup will run from 7 - 14 July in the Spanish cities of Barcelona and Vilanova.

Angola are taking part in the event in its capacity of African champions.

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