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Girabola 2020/2021 may start next month

The Girabola 2020/2021 could start next month. The Angolan Football Federation, proposed to the clubs that the competition start on December 19.


For the competition to progress, the clubs must approve the proposal presented. According to Angop, there is still no concrete date to discuss the proposal, however, the possibility of starting Girabola in December will be discussed soon in a meeting with the representatives of the Girabola clubs and the commission for the creation of the Angolan Football League.

The proposal foresees that the 1st round of the championship will take place on Saturday, 19, and the 2nd round will take place on 27 December, Sunday.

According to an official source, in declarations to Angop, there is an "obligation" for Girabola to start before the end of the year, with a minimum duration of six months, to comply with the regulations imposed by FIFA taking into account the new normal imposed by covid-19.

For now, the spaces that will host the competition are being surveyed.

On the 1st day of Girabola, the highlight is the 1.º de Agosto match against Interclube and Petro de Luanda who will dispute the ball with FC Bravos do Maquis.

List of games of the 1st round:

1.º de Agosto — Interclube

Petro de Luanda — FC Bravos do Maquis

Académica do Lobito — Sagrada Esperança

Progresso do Sambizanga — Recreativo do Libolo

Ferrovia do Huambo — Cuando-Cubango FC

Sporting de Cabinda — Desportivo da Huíla

Recreativo da Caála — Baixa de Cassange de Malanje

Williet de Benguela — Santa Rita de Cássia