Angola Field Group presentations are canceled for the month of January due to CAN 2010 (Campeonato Das Nacoes Africanas), that is the Africa Cup of Nations, Africa’s most important football tournament, which is being held this year in Angola from January 10 to January 31. Preliminaries are January 10 – 21. Quarterfinals are January 24- 25. Semifinals are scheduled for January 28 and the FINAL is January 31. Angola’s national football team, the Palancas Negras, qualified for their first World Cup in 2006 in Germany.

There will be a field trip on Sunday, January 24 (new date!). Check this website soon for details.


All CAN 2010 photos courtesy Silvia Legeane.