Cameroonian pair Yassin Atouba and Yombi Lionel have made the Primero D’Agosto squad for this weekend’s CAF champions League clash against KMKM of Zanzibar.
The four consecutive champions of Angola, Primero D’Agosto have been have arrived Zanzibar Island since yesterday and are in the city of Unguja of the Tanzanian archipelago of Zanzibar, where they will on Saturday 10 August at 13:30, clash with Kikosi Maalum Cha Kuzuia Magendo FC (KMKM), in the first leg match of the first qualifying for the group stage of the 2019 CAF Champions League.
The second leg will take place on June 24, at Coqueiros Municipal Stadium, in Luanda.
According to Raul Hendrick, President of 1° de Agosto in an interview with Angolan media, on the sidelines of winning the Angolan Super Cup on Monday, against Desportivo da Huila, “the club’s goal is to better the semi-finals run” achieved in 2018, and perhaps win the competition. “
To this end, the military will rely on Cameroonian reinforcements Yassin Atouba and Lionel Yombi.
Here is the list of the summoned for this match:
Neblu, Tony Cabaça (Goalkeeper); Dani Massunguna, Bobó Ugenda, Isaac, Paizo, Natael, Jó (Defenders); Macaia, Ibukun, Mongo, Yassin Atouba, Nelson Luz, Zito Luvumbu, Buá Luvumbu(Midfielders); Capita, Lionel Yombi, Mabululu and Ary Papel.
Yombi and Yassin are in their first season at the club but will be key players just like 2019 Under 17 AFCON revelation Zito Livumbu.