5 November 2018

Angola: Adapted Football/W'cup - Angola Is World Champion

SAN Juan De Los Lagos, México — Angola was crowned the world champion of soccer with crutches, after beating the congener of Turkey 5-4 in Mexico.

Goalkeeper Jesus defended a penalty and Henio Guilherme scored the winning goal.

The final, who opposed the runner-up (Angola) to the European champions in title (Turkey), had to be decided by penalties as the nil persisted after the extra time.

This is Angola's second consecutive final. In the first presence in the decisive match in 2014, in Mexico, Angola lost the game with Russia by 1-3.


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