City of Praia
February 13, 2021

The Cape Verdean Basketball Federation (FCBB) hereby announces that the National Senior Male Team will travel, on February 14, to Monastir, Tunisia, where it will play, from the 18th to the 21st of this month, the games of the second phase of group E of the qualification for AfroBasket 2021.

It is recalled that group E consists of the National Teams of Egypt, Morocco and Uganda, and the first game will be played on Thursday 18, against Morocco, at 09H00, the second game, against Egypt, also at 09H00 and on Saturday, the 20th, and against Uganda, on Sunday, at 12H00, all hours in Cape Verde. It should be noted that it has not yet been confirmed by FIBA ​​Africa whether the games can be watched via livestream on the FIBA ​​Youtube page.

The players called up by the Coach / Coach Emanuel Trovoada are: Ailton Marques, Amarilson Lopes, Anderson Correia, Fidel Mendonça, Hugo Silva, Jeff Xavier, Joel Almeida, Kenneti Mendes, Keven Gomes, Patrick Abreu, Patrick Lima, Shane da Rosa and Will Tavares.

FCBB has an institutional partner, the Sports and Youth Institute, the official sponsor, CVMultimédia, and the Municipality of Tarrafal, DECO, Garantia, Cabeólcia, Teixeira Duarte, CAVIBEL and EMPROFAC.

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The Cape Verdean Basketball Federation