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Adapted Sport/CAN2019: Angola draw with Nigeria

Wed, 09 Oct 2019 13:40 - Sports

Benguela - Angola drew with Nigeria by 2 goals, last Tuesday, fulfilling the fifth and last round of the first phase for the African Nations Championship in Amputee Football, which takes place at São Filipe Stadium, in the centre-west Benguela Province.

  • Benguela: Angola's national amputee football team

Despite the draw, the national team end up in the first position, with 11 points, the same as Nigeria who come second. With that, both teams qualified for the semi-finals, thus joining Liberia and Tanzania that are already qualified.

In the semifinal, set for this Thursday, the world champions, (Angola), will face Tanzania, while Nigeria face Liberia, who are the defending champions.

Latest results:

Liberia - Serra Leoa, 1-1

Tanzânia - Camaroon, 7-0

Angola-Nigeria, 2-2

Final standing of the first phase

1. Angola – 11 points

2. Nigeria – 11

3. Liberia – 7

4. Tanzania – 7

5. Serra Leoa – 5

6. Cameroon – 0