The senior men's roller hockey team of 1º de Agosto ended on Saturday with the invincibility of Académica de Luanda, who won by 5 – 4 in a game related to the third day of the National Championship, which takes place in the cities of Luanda and Lobito.
After successive losses in the provincial championship of Luanda and Taça de Angola, 1º of August was superior and obtained the first triumph before the national champion in title.
In the match on the third matchday, the "military" always stood in front of the scoreboard, leaving the interval with the advantage of 4 – 2.
Well balanced in the second half, the two teams have always scored a free-kick, with the pairing of Jorge Borges and Sérgio Zumba, to be contested by the technical team of the students.
Right in the middle of the second half, Pi, the player of the team, defeated was sent off by violent game.
They scored for the 1st of August, Daddy (2) Walter, Mamikua, Chiquinho, while for the champions in title they marked Neri (2), Walter and Jú.
With the win tonight, 1º de Agosto takes the lead with nine points, while Académica de Luanda is relegated to the second position, with three fewer.
The day is marked with the first surprise, with Lobito Clube do Lobito triumphing in their stronghold by 4 – 3, beating Petro de Luanda, constituting one of the highlights of the day.
The Military Technical Higher Institute (ISTM) defeated by 5 – 2 the Hockey 300.
The fourth day opens next Tuesday with the game Académica – Hockey 300, ISTM – Navy and 1º de Agosto will face the Army.