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Angola: Sagrada Esperança Free of CAF Sanctions

Angola's Sagrada Esperança football team will not suffer any sanction by the Confederation of African Football (CAF), following their withdrawal from the Confederation Cup.

p Luanda — Angola's Sagrada Esperança football team will not suffer any sanction by the Confederation of African Football (CAF), following their withdrawal from the Confederation Cup.Earlier this month, Sagrada Esperança announced their withdrawal from the Confederation Cup before their encounter with South Africa's Orlando Pirates in the second leg of the group stage preliminaries, after a 0-1 home defeat.Earlier this month, Sagrada Esperança announced their withdrawal from the Confederation Cup before their encounter with South Africa's Orlando Pirates in the second leg of the group stage preliminaries, after a 0-1 home defeat.This follows a decision of the Executive Committee of the institution at the meeting held in January 15 in Yaoundé, Cameroon.

This follows a decision of the Executive Committee of the institution at the meeting held in January 15 in Yaoundé, Cameroon.In a statement issued on Sunday, to which ANGOP had access on Monday, CAF reported an amnesty for all the withdrawal teams due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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