With this draw, 1.º de Agosto, candidate for the title, lost the first points in Girabola, in a round in which their main opponent, Petro de Luanda, guided by Portuguese coach Alexandre Santos, started the defense of the title with a victory over Bravos do Maquis by 2-0.
Tiago Azulão, from Petro de Luanda, is the top scorer of the championship, with two goals.
First round results:
- Saturday, September 24:
Holy Hope – Wiliete de Benguela, 1-2
Académica do Lobito – Interclube, 0-0
Sporting de Cabinda – Desportivo da Lunda Sul, 1-0
ASK Dragon of Uige – Recreativo do Libolo, 0-1
- Sunday, 25th of September:
Sporting de Benguela – Santa Rita, 0-0
- Tuesday, September 27:
Petro de Luanda – Bravos do Maquis, 2-0
Desportivo da Huila – Isaac de Benguela, 0-0
- Wednesday, September 28:
August 1 – Cuando Cubango FC, 0-0