Football / Championship CV: Game between Sal-Rei and Academica do Porto Novo is under protest lodged in FCF

Praia, 16 Apr (Inforpress) – The first round of Group A game of the national championship between Sal-Rei and Académica do Porto Novo is not approved by the Cabo Verdean Football Federation, as it is under protest brought before the Council of Justice.

The game, held last week at the Arsénio Ramos Stadium in Boa Vista island, ended with a draw to a ball, but Académica do Porto Novo contests the alleged use of an irregular player by the red team.

Moreover, it is the only game lacking confirmation, as the remaining five games are approved by the Cabo Verdean Football Federation (FCF), depending on the results recorded at the end of the games.

Approved games:

Group A: Académica da Praia 0 – Mindelense 0.

Group B: Morabeza 0 – Foguetões 1 and Scorpions 1 – Belorizonte 1.

Group C: Volcanic 0 – Palmeira 0 and Sporting da Praia 0 – Barreirense 0.