C.R.D. Libolo

Clube Recreativo Desportivo do Libolo, usually known simply as Recreativo do Libolo, is an Angolan multisport club based in Libolo, Cuanza Sul Province.[1]

Recreativo do Libolo
Logo
Full nameClube Recreativo Desportivo do Libolo
Nickname(s)Os Touros (The Bulls)
Founded15 August 1942; 77 years ago (1942-08-15)
GroundEstádio Municipal de Calulo
Calulo, Angola
Capacity10,000
PresidentLeonel Casimiro
ManagerRomeu Filemón
LeagueFirst Division
2018–198th
WebsiteClub website
Current season

History has it that C.R.D. Libolo resulted as a merger of three different clubs in the village of Calulo: Palmeiras FC, Cambuco FC and Fortaleza FC.

At present, the club competes in two sports: football [2] and basketball.

HonoursEdit

2011, 2012, 2014, 2015
2016
Runner-up: (1) 2008
2015, 2016
Runner-up: (3) 2012, 2013, 2017

Recent seasonsEdit

C.R.D. Libolo's season-by-season performance since 2011:
As of 20 October 2017

  • PR = Preliminary round, 1R = First round, GS = Group stage, R32 = Round of 32, R16 = Round of 16, QF = Quarter-finals, SF = Semi-finals, RU = Runner-Up, W = Winner

League & Cup PositionsEdit

Performance in CAF competitionsEdit

2016 – First Round
2013 – Group Stage
2012 – First Round
2010 – Preliminary Round
2017 – Group Stage
2009 – Round of 16

StadiumEdit

Recreativo do Libolo is one of the few clubs in the Angolan football league to own a stadium. The 10,000-seat Estádio Municipal de Calulo (Calulo Municipal Stadium) has recently been renamed after and to honour Africa's great statesman and nationalist Patrice Lumumba.

Players and staffEdit

PlayersEdit

StaffEdit

Name Nationality Position(s)
Technical staff
Romeu Filemón   Head Coach
  Assistant Coach
Fernando Pereira   Goalkeeper Coach
Medical
Frederico Branco   Physio
Management
Leonel Casimiro   Chairman
Augusto Correia   Vice-Chairman
Cacharamba Jr   Head of Foot Dept

Manager historyEdit

Season Coach S L C Coach S L C
2006   Rogério Pinto
2007   Luís Mariano
2008
2009   Mariano Barreto
2010   Mariano Barreto
2011   Zeca Amaral  
2012  
2013   Henrique Calisto   Miller Gomes
2014   Miller Gomes  
2015   Sébastien Desabre     João Paulo Costa  
2016   João Paulo Costa    
2017   Carlos Vaz Pinto   Pedro Caravela
2018   Kito Ribeiro   André Macanga
2018-19   Sérgio Boris   André Macanga
2019-20   André Macanga
2020-21   Romeu Filemón

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Clube Recreativo Desportivo do Libolo" (in Portuguese). RecreativoLibolo.ao. Archived from the original on 2009-02-06. Retrieved 2013-10-25.
  2. ^ "Futebol" (in Portuguese). RecreativoLibolo.ao. Archived from the original on 2013-11-06. Retrieved 2013-10-25.
  3. ^ "Libolo draw with FC de Cabinda and win championship". ANGOP.com. 7 Nov 2011. Retrieved 5 Dec 2014.
  4. ^ "Libolo conquer 2012 football championship in advance". ANGOP.com. 1 Oct 2012. Retrieved 5 Dec 2014.
  5. ^ "Libolo is three-time national football championship winner". ANGOP.com. 26 Oct 2014. Retrieved 5 Dec 2014.
  6. ^ "Recreativo do Libolo win super cup". ANGOP.com. 19 Feb 2015. Retrieved 19 Feb 2015.
  7. ^ "Football: Libolo thrash Maquis and win Super cup". ANGOP.com. 8 Feb 2016. Retrieved 18 Feb 2016.