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Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:26 - Updated Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:27

Girabola2019/20: Ferrovia do Huambo lose at home

Huambo - Despite a strong posture on the pitch, Ferrovia do Huambo were not able to overcome their opponents and succumbed to a 0-1 home defeat to Interclube on Sunday, in the 17th round of Angola?s top division football championship (Girabola2019/2020).

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Huambo: Pormenor do jogo Ferrovia vs Interclube

Photo: Valentino Yequenha

Girabola2019/2020: Ferrovia vs Interclube.

Photo: Valentino Yequenha

The home team entered slightly more daring on the pitch, in face of an opponent that managed to stop all their inspiration and bravery, but were not able to finish well the goal scoring opportunities.

Interclube took up the lead of the match in minute 17, following a distraction of the defensive sector of their opponents in a move of insistence by Modesto, who put the ball in the net through a header.

Ferrofia do Huambo are newcomers in the top division competition, having been beaten 0-3 in the first-leg encounter with the same opponent.

Ferrovia do Huambo are currently 12th placed with 14 points, while Interclube are in the 7th position with 20.

The championship is led by 1ºde Agosto with 37 points.

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