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.
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Interclube-Sagrada Esperança, 3.30pm, 22 de Junho
Petro de Luanda-Wiliete de Benguela, 5pm, at 11 de Novembro
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