Africa-Press – Angola. Isabel Guialo “Belinha”, Angolan international, 32 years old, 1.71 meters, 71 kg, signed for Rapid Bucuresti of Romania, a contract valid for one season, after passing through CJF Fleury Loiret, in the 2020/2021 season.
The center of 1º de Agosto and the National Team heads to Romania after the National Championship dispute, which Huíla hosts next month.
Guialo defends that playing in Romania is yet another challenge that he embraces with boldness.
“Like the others, in this new endeavor, I enter with the same determination. I will always give my best and I’m super happy, because for the first time I’m going to play in the Champions League of Europe”, underlined the player whose presentation in Rapid is scheduled for July 25th.
Reaching other levels in the competitive chapter, winning individual and collective awards and helping the new team to obtain the best results in the different competitions are the player’s ambitions.
Belinha adds his fourth experience abroad, after spells at Atlético Guardes in Spain in 2015, Kisvárdia Kézilabda in Hungary (2018) and CJF Fleury Loiret in France in 2020.
Isabel Guialo was named the most valuable player (MVP) of the last African Cup of Nations (CAN). The curriculum includes other achievements, highlighting the best scorer in Angola at the 2019 World Cup and best center at the CAN 2018.
Albertina Kassoma, center, is another Angolan international who also played in the Romanian championship, like center Rome Hebo, at Dinamo Bucharest and center Gabriel Teca, at CS Minaur Baia Mare Handball in Romania.