Bruno Fernando available on the eve of Afrobasket

  • Bruno Fernando expected in Luanda next week
Luanda – The power forward Bruno Fernando is to be available to join the national senior men's basketball team on August 16 to take part in the Africa Nations Basketball Championship to be held from August 24 to September 5 in Rwanda, the player has said.

Speaking to Angola’s private TV broadcaster TV Zimbo, the player, who plays for the NBA Atlanta Hawks, on vacation in Luanda, said he is in permanent contact with the Angolan Basketball Federation (FAB). 

"I keep in communication with FAB and my agent too, who deals with my actions. I have to return August 1 to the United States, to play the Summer League," he stressed.

Bruno Fernando added that he will be available to join the national team only after August 16, a situation that is up to FAB management and the coach to evaluate his possible integration or not to the group.

Speaking to Angola’s private TV broadcaster TV Zimbo, the player, who plays for the NBA Atlanta Hawks, on vacation in Luanda, said he is in permanent contact with the Angolan Basketball Federation (FAB). 

"I keep in communication with FAB and my agent too, who deals with my actions. I have to return August 1 to the United States, to play the Summer League," he stressed.

Bruno Fernando added that he will be available to join the national team only after August 16, a situation that is up to FAB management and the coach to evaluate his possible integration or not to the group.