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Football: Angola beat Uganda in U-17 AFCON

Mon, 15 Apr 2019 11:24 - Sports

Luanda - The Angolan under-17 football team last Sunday beat Uganda by 1-0, in group A’s first round of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) of this category, which is happening in Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania.

  • Football: Angolan under-17 squad (file)

The sole goal was scored by Osvaldo at 32 minutes.

     

Still for group A, Nigeria beat the host team by 5-4.

The competition proceeds on Monday with group B matches, namely Guinea versus Cameroon and Morocco versus Senegal.   

Angola is scheduled to play again on Tuesday, with Nigeria.  

Mali are the defending champions, a title won in 2017 in Gabon.