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Mon, 24 Jun 2019 10:51 - Updated Mon, 24 Jun 2019 10:51

CAN2019: Angola kick off in Africa Cup

Suez - Angola senior men’s football team are facing Tunisia this Monday, in the first match of group E of the Africa Cup of Nations taking place in Egypt.

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Palancas Negras preparing for the game against Tunisia

Photo: Cortesia de José Cola / Edições de Novembro

Speaking in a pre-match press conference on Sunday, Angola’s head coach said the striker Gelson Dala, one of the main references in the attack of the national team will be left out of the match for precaution, although he has shown signs of improvement.

The midfielder “show” has also been ruled out of the match due yellow cards.

Angola’s main goal in the competition is to improve the quarter final reached in 2008 and 2010.

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