Praia, Nov 14 (Inforpress) – Coach Emanuel Trovoada “Mané” is back ahead of the national basketball team, male senior, as well as training coordinator, announced Monday the Cabo Verdean Basketball Federation (FCBB).
At a press conference in Praia, the FCBB president Mario (Marito) Correia made the presentation of this technician who is known as the “great worker” of the Bronze Medal won by the national team of Cabo Verde in the Afrobasket ‘ 2007, in Angola and for more than 20 years has been linked to the training of many Cabo Verdean athletes in Lisbon.
According to Mário Correia, the new management team has defined a new vision for basketball that is “to be a national benchmark for the management of sporting excellence, massing, teaching and practicing by all, it should be entertainment, fun and competition” and so they believe that Mané is the ideal person to follow this journey.
“Mané has signed a three-year contract and, by 2020, will mainly coordinate basketball and training in Cabo Verde along with the national team program and we already have a lot of training for coaches in different parts of the country,” he said.
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