Handball: National team has the reinforcement of three athletes from Portugal

Praia, May 26 (Inforpress) – The national women’s handball team of Cabo Verde will count on the reinforcement of three athletes residing in Portugal to join the squad will represent the country in the 24th African Cup of Nations, in Yaoundé (Cameroon).

The new national coach of the sport, Ana Seabra, called the players Miriam Almeida, 21, and the experienced Nádia Barros Fernandes, 34 years old, both players who play in the position of the first line in the Portuguese team from the Assomada Association and Odete Tavares da Madeira Sad, 29 years old, central of 1.63 meters.

The Creole athletes who play in Portuguese clubs join the working group on May 31 and June 1, and the final call, also made up of players from Santiago and São Vicente, should be made public later this Tuesday.

Seabra, according to the president of the Cabo Verdean Handball Federation, António Teixeira, known as Tony Teixeira, believed that the country has qualified resident athletes, so he is to betting in the resident athletes.

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