Sat, 14 Apr 2018 13:12 - Updated Sat, 14 Apr 2018 13:12
Football: FAF admits being far from achieving goals
Luena - The vice chairman of the Angola Football Federation (FAF), José Macaia, admitted last Friday in Luena City, eastern Moxico Province, that the institution will not reach its objectives soon, requiring more time to work.
Send by email
To share this news by email, fill out the information below and click Send
To report errors in the texts of articles published, fill out the information below and click Send
vice chairman of the Angola Football Federation (FAF), José Maiaca
Photo: David Dias
Two years after the current 2016-2020 term of office at the helm of FAF, a board chaired by Artur Almeida e Silva, the vice chair told ANGOP that they want more time, because they are managing the body with problems of various kinds, especially financial.
Speaking in the ambit of a three-day work visit to Moxico, the manager rejects the idea that he is asking members in advance for a new term, promising to evaluate, in the end, the work done over four years and then decide the future.
The leader gave an example of the pretension of the creation of the League, which, he says, is unfeasible due to "too much political involvement” still existing in Angolan football.
- 04/02/2019 11:09:58
Luanda - Petro de Luanda lost 1-2 on Sunday against Algerian Hussein Dey in the first round of the group stage of the Confederation Cup in soccer for the D-group.
- 03/02/2019 14:31:49
Luena - The FC Bravos do Maquis team last Saturday in their home, in Luena City’s Mundunduleno Stadium, ended with a 1-1 draw with Interclube the 15th and last round of the first leg of the top division football championship (GirabolaZap2018/19).
- 03/02/2019 12:57:49
Dundo -The head-coach of Sagrada Esperança team, Agostinho Tramagal, last Saturday commended his players on the good posture and attitude in their 2-1 victory over Desportivo da Huila, which counts for the 15th and last round of the first leg of the top division football championship (GirabolaZap2018/19).
- 01/02/2019 19:14:40
Luanda - With the absence of midfielder Job confirmed, with back injury, Petro de Luanda travelled Friday afternoon to Algeria, where they will play Hussein Dey, in the match of the first round of Group-D of the Confederation Cup in soccer.