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Sat, 18 Jan 2020 14:31 - Updated Sat, 18 Jan 2020 14:31

Football: Petro seek championship lead consolidation

Luanda - Petro de Luanda face Wiliete de Benguela on Saturday at Luanda’s 11 de Novembro stadium for the 16th round of Angola’s first division national football championship (Girabola2019/20).

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Team of Petro de Luanda

Photo: António Escrivão

Petro de Luanda lead the competition with 35 points and are expected to fight hard to keep on the top of the table despite facing an opponent that has obtained good results in recent games.

Wiliete the tenth placed with 15 points are one of the newcomers in the first division having played to a two-goal draw in the first round of the championship.

Saturday matches

FC Bravos do Maquis-Desportivo da Huíla, 3pm, Mundunduleno

Recreativo do Libolo-Sporting de Cabinda, 3pm, Calulo

Interclube-Sagrada Esperança, 3.30pm, 22 de Junho

Petro de Luanda-Wiliete de Benguela, 5pm, at 11 de Novembro

Sunday matches

Caála-Santa Rita de Cássia

Cuando Cubango FC- Ferroviario do Huambo

1 de Agosto – Progresso do Sambizanga

Academica do Lobito rest in this round.

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