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Angola women's national handball team

The Angola women's national handball team, nicknamed As Pérolas (The Pearls), represents Angola in international handball competitions.

Angola Angola
Information
NicknameAs Pérolas The Pearls
AssociationFederação Angolana de Andebol
CoachMorten Soubak
Ranking#18 (51 points)
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Kit body angolawomenhandball16h5.png
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Away
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances6 (First in 1996)
Best result7/8 (1996)
World Championship
Appearances14 (First in 1990)
Best result7/24 (2007)
African Championship
Appearances20 (First in 1981)
Best result1st (1989, 1992, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2016, 2018)
Last updated on Unknown.
2017 IHF Women’s Handball World Championship (Angola-1085).jpg

HistoryEdit

Angola became a member of the African Handball Confederation in 1980.

Summer olympicsEdit

Angola participated in six editions of the olympic games since 1996, namely in 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016, having ranked 7th in 1996.

World cupEdit

Angola participated in 14 editions of the world cup since 1990, namely in 1990, 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2017. It has notably ranked 7th in 2007 and 8th in 2011.

ResultsEdit

Other CompetitionsEdit

Angola all-time record against all nationsEdit

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

Squad for the 2018 African Women's Handball Championship.[1]

Head coach: Morten Soubak

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Helena Sousa (1994-11-07) 7 November 1994 (age 25) 1.90 m   Primeiro de Agosto
2 CB Vilma Nenganga (1996-09-12) 12 September 1996 (age 23) 1.72 m   Petro de Luanda
3 RW Claudete José (1997-08-16) 16 August 1997 (age 22) 1.74 m   Primeiro de Agosto
5 RW Joana Costa (1996-07-08) 8 July 1996 (age 23) 1.78 m   Petro de Luanda
7 LW Elizabeth Cailo (1987-07-02) 2 July 1987 (age 32) 1.75 m   Primeiro de Agosto
8 CB Helena Paulo (1998-01-24) 24 January 1998 (age 21) 1.70 m   Primeiro de Agosto
10 P Albertina Kassoma (1996-06-12) 12 June 1996 (age 23) 1.90 m   Primeiro de Agosto
12 GK Cristina Branco (1985-03-15) 15 March 1985 (age 34) 1.70 m   Primeiro de Agosto
14 LB Suzete Cazanga (1992-12-24) 24 December 1992 (age 26) 1.78 m   Petro de Luanda
15 RB Azenaide Carlos (1990-06-14) 14 June 1990 (age 29) 1.76 m   Petro de Luanda
16 GK Teresa Almeida (1988-05-05) 5 May 1988 (age 31) 1.78 m   Petro de Luanda
17 CB Wuta Dombaxe (1986-04-05) 5 April 1986 (age 33) 1.77 m   Primeiro de Agosto
21 RB Magda Cazanga (1991-05-28) 28 May 1991 (age 28) 1.80 m   Petro de Luanda
25 P Liliana Venâncio (1995-06-15) 15 June 1995 (age 24) 1.88 m   Primeiro de Agosto
31 LW Janete dos Santos (1991-06-10) 10 June 1991 (age 28) 1.76 m   Progresso do Sambizanga
90 LB Isabel Guialo (1990-04-08) 8 April 1990 (age 29) 1.72 m   Kisvárdai KC


See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Andebol: Angolanas partem para Brazaville visando revalidação do título" (in Portuguese). ANGOP.com. 30 Nov 2018.

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