The match between Angola and Guinea-Bissau to prepare for the African Cup of Nations (CAN) 2019 soccer, scheduled for June 10, was anticipated for June 8th, said the Guinean national coach.
“The game with Angola was anticipated for June 8 and will take place at the 25 de Abril Stadium in Penafiel at 17:00,” said Baciro Candé, who is guiding a stage of the Guinean national team in that Portuguese city.
The Guinea-Bissau national team started the preparation stage on May 26 and has trained every afternoon in the 25th of April Stadium with a group of 29 pre-called, most of whom are playing in Portugal.
In CAN2019, which will take place in Egypt between June 21 and July 19, Guinea-Bissau is in Group F and make their debut in the competition on June 25 against Cameroon, then play on Benin on June 27th, and on July 2, with Ghana.
List of Guinea-Bissau Pre-Summoners:
– Goalkeepers: Jonas Mendy (Académico de Viseu / Por), Rui Dabó (Fabril / Por), Gregory Gomis (Al-Arabi / Qat), Edimar Vieira Cá (UDIB).
– Defenders: Rudinilson Silva (Zalgiris Kaunas / Lit), Marcelo Djaló (Fulham / Ing), Eddi Gomes (Henan Jiany / Chn), Juary Soares (Mafra / Por), Mamadú Candé (Santa Clara / Por), Bacar Baldé Gandzasar / Arm), Tomás Dabó (FC Rieti / Ita), Nanú (Marítimo / Por), Nadjack (Rio Ave / Por).
– Medium: Sori Mané (Cova da Piedade / Por), Pelé (Monaco / Fra), Zezinho (FC Senica / Svq)), Burra (Sports of Birds / Por), João Jaquité (Tondela / Por), Leonel Alves / For), Moreto Cassamá (Stade de Reims / Fra).
– Advanced: Jorginho (CSKA Sofia / Bul), Piqueti Djassi (Al Shoalah FC / Ara), Toni Silva (Ittihad Alexandria / Egi), Carlos Embaló (FC Consenza / Ita), João Mário (Académica de Viseu / Por), Mama Baldé (Sports of the Birds / Por), Romário Baldé (Académica de Coimbra / Por), Frédéric Mendy (Vitória de Setúbal / Por), Joseph Mendes (Ajaccio / Fra).