Soccer Famous Soccer Players from Angola

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List of the best soccer players from Angola. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Angola, along with photos when available. This list of best Angolan soccer players is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous Angolan soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

Examples include Paulo Jorge Carreira Nunes and Paulo António Alves.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Angolan footballers?" and "Who is the greatest Angolan soccer player of all time?"

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Angola in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Angolan soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.

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André Macanga Defender, Midfielder André Venceslau Valentim Macanga, better known as André Macanga, is a former Angolan football midfielder and a current coach.

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António Lebo Lebo Defender Antônio Lebo Lebo is an Angolan footballer, who currently, plays for Petro Atlético.

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António Mendonça Midfielder António Manuel Viana Mendonça is an Angolan footballer who plays for Santos Futebol Clube de Angola on loan from C.D. Primeiro de Agosto as a right winger.

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Midfielder Blaise Matuidi is a French international footballer who currently plays for French club PSG in Ligue 1 as a central midfielder. He is described as a "fierce and strong tackler." ...more

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Midfielder Carlos Narciso Chaínho is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a defensive midfielder.

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Dominique Kivuvu Midfielder Dominique Kivuvu is a Dutch-born Angolan footballer who last played for Romanian team CFR Cluj. He is also international for the Angolan national team.

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Defender Edgar Jaime Pereira Bartolomeu is a former Angolan Canadian professional soccer player who played the majority of his career in North America within the USL A-League.

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Forward Edgar Patrício de Carvalho Pacheco, known as simply Edgar, is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a forward. After making his professional debuts with Benfica at the age of 18 ...more

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Édson Nobre Forward, Midfielder Édson de Jesus Nobre, known as simply Édson, is an Angolan retired footballer who played mainly as a winger. He spent most of his professional career in Portugal, mainly with ...more

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Forward Fernando Baptista de Seixas Peyroteo de Vasconcelos was a Portuguese footballer who played as a striker. He played his entire career with Sporting Clube de Portugal, scoring 544 goals all games ...more

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Flávio Amado Forward Flávio da Silva Amado, better known as Flávio, is a former Angolan football forward actually assistant coach for Petro Atletico in Angola. He is a member of the national team, and ...more

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Forward Frederico Castro Roque dos Santos, commonly known as Freddy, is an Angolan footballer who plays for C.R. Caála mainly as a forward. He spent most of his professional career in Portugal

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Fabrício Mafuta Defender Fabrício Mafuta is an Angolan soccer player.

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Defender Hélder Marino Rodrigues Cristóvão, commonly known as Hélder, is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a central defender, and the current coach of Benfica B.

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Midfielder Jacinto João, also known as J. J. was one of the greatest Portuguese football players of his time. He played as a left winger. Portugal had so many great attacking players at that time ...more

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Jacinto Pereira Defender Jacinto Pereira is a retired Angolan football defender. He last played for ASA in the Girabola.

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Jamba Defender João Pereira, is a retired Angolan footballer. He last played for Atlético Sport Aviação.

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João Ricardo Goalkeeper João Ricardo Pereira Batalha dos Santos Ferreira, known as João Ricardo, is an Angolan retired footballer who played as a goalkeeper.

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Midfielder José Luís da Cruz Vidigal is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a defensive midfielder. During his extensive professional career, the no-nonsense midfield battler played ...more

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José Quitongo Midfielder José Manuel Quitongo is an Angolan footballer who is currently player-manager of Muirkirk in the Scottish Junior Football Association, West Region. A winger, he spent the majority of his ...more

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Kali Defender Carlos Manuel Gonçalves Alonso, better known as Kali is an Angolan footballer, who currently plays for Clube Desportivo Primeiro de Agosto.

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Love Forward Arsénio Sebastião Cabúngula or Love is an Angolan footballer. He has been Angolan top scorer twice in 2004 and 2005. He plays as a forward for Petro Luanda in his home ...more

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Johnson Monteiro Pinto Macaba Forward Johnson Monteiro Pinto Macaba, or simply Johnson Macaba, is an Angolan football striker.

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Marco Abreu Defender Marco Paulo Coimbra de Abreu is an Angolan retired footballer who played as a left back.

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Marco Airosa Defender Marco Ibraim de Sousa Airosa is an Angolan footballer who plays for Cypriot club AEL Limassol as a right back.

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Mário Hipólito Goalkeeper Mário Damião Hipólito is an Angolan football goalkeeper, who plays for Interclube in the Girabola.

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Mateus Galiano da Costa Forward Mateus Galiano da Costa, simply known as Mateus, is an Angolan professional footballer who plays for C.D. Primeiro de Agosto as a forward.

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Miloy Midfielder Marcos Hermenegildo Joaquim Henriques, better known as Miloy, is an Angolan football midfielder, who plays for Santos de Angola in the Girabola.

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Forward Nando Rafael is an Angolan-German football striker.

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Norberto Mulenessa Maurito Forward, Midfielder Norberto Mauro da Costa Mulenessa known as Maurito is an Angolan football striker and winger currently playing for Minangkabau F.C. in Liga Primer Indonesia and the Angola national football ...more

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Zé Kalanga Paulo Baptista Nsimba, nicknamed Zé Kalanga, is an Angolan football winger who plays for Onze Bravos.

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Paulo Figueiredo Midfielder Paulo José Lopes de Figueiredo is an Angolan retired footballer who played as a central midfielder. He spent the bulk of his 17-year professional career with Santa Clara, amassing ...more

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Goalkeeper Paulo Jorge Carreira Nunes, known as Paulo Jorge, is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a goalkeeper.

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Defender Paulo Sérgio Braga Madeira is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a central defender.

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Defender Pedro Emanuel dos Santos Martins Silva, known as Pedro Emanuel, is a Portuguese retired footballer who played mainly as a central defender. After his playing career ended he became a coach. In ...more

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Mantorras Forward Pedro Manuel Torres, better known by his nickname Mantorras, is an Angolan retired footballer who played as a striker. His nickname derives from the fact that, as a child, he suffered slight ...more

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Forward Rui Manuel Trindade Jordão is a Portuguese retired footballer. One of the most prolific strikers in the history of Portuguese football, his career was mainly associated with two of the ...more

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Rui Marques Defender Manuel Rui Marques is a retired Angolan football defender who was a first choice centre-back for the Angolan national side. Although born in Angola, Marques moved to Portugal as a child.

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Sebastião Gilberto Midfielder Felisberto Sebastião da Graça Amaral, more commonly known as Gilberto, is an Angolan footballer. He was formerly playing for Egypt's Al-Ahly and then played for Belgian club Lierse ...more

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Yamba Asha Defender Yamba Asha João is a retired Angolan footballer. He last played for Atlético Petróleos de Luanda in Angola.

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Forward José Pinto de Carvalho Santos Águas was a Portuguese footballer who played as a striker. He enjoyed a lengthy professional spell with Benfica, never scoring less than 18 goals in ...more

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Akwá Forward Fabrice Alcebiades Maieco, commonly known as Akwá, is an Angolan former football player who played as a forward for the Angolan national team. From his international debut in 1995, ...more

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Lamá Goalkeeper Luís Mamona João, nicknamed Lamá, is an Angolan football goalkeeper, who plays for Petro Luanda in the Girabola.

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Luís Manuel Ferreira Delgado Defender Luís Manuel Ferreira Delgado, is a retired Angolan professional footballer who played mainly as a left defender.

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Locó Defender Manuel Armindo Morais Cange, commonly known as Locó, is an Angolam footballer who plays as a right back for Petro Atlético in Girabola. He's noticeable during matches due to his

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Titi Buengo Forward André "Titi" Buengo is an Angolan football striker who plays for Penang.

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Lito Vidigal Defender José Carlos Fernandes Vidigal, commonly known as Lito, is an Angolan retired footballer who played as a defender, and a current coach.

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Forward Luís Carlos Lourenço da Silva, known as Lourenço, is a Portuguese footballer who plays as a forward.

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Adérito Waldemar Alves Carvalho Midfielder Dédé Alves is an Angolan football player.

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Defender, Midfielder Francisco Zuela is an Angolan footballer who last played for Apollon Smyrni in the Greek Superleague.