The men’s national team of fights misses the dispute of the African Nations Championship, which starts Thursday in the city of Algiers, because the Angolan Federation of the modality does not have eight million kwanzas, announced yesterday Miguel Kindieco, president of the entity.
The federative leader made it known that the amount would be to support the travel expenses of athletes, officials and the head of the delegation. “There is no money for the displacement of the National Team. This money would be used to pay for tickets, accommodation and meals at the event, ”said Miguel Kindieco. For Algiers, the national team had boarding scheduled for early morning today, via Casablanca.
Coach Tiago Nseke had chosen the athletes Tadeu de Deus, from the Super União Academy, in the cadet class. In the senior category, Antero Issac, from the Super União team, Mayela Mutaka (Os Dez), Francisco de Deus “Trovoada” and Inelton Cardoso (Garra de Leão) were elected.
Also included in the list Francisco Kunga Ngonda, of Lyon Saint Priest Lutte, and Alberto Ngunza (Club Kiev). The first resident in France and the second in Ukraine. In the competition, Angola was registered for the Greco-Roman, wrestling and Olympic fights. With the absence in the African, the National Team misses the dispute of the pre-Olympic qualifying tournament for the Tokyo Games, in Japan, which is disputed from 13 to 15 of March, in the city El Jadida, Morocco.