Mozambique national basketball team

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Mozambique Moçambique
Mozambique BBall Fed.jpg
FIBA ranking 65 Steady
Joined FIBA 1978
FIBA zone FIBA Africa
National federation Federação Moçambicana de Basquetebol
Coach Milagre Macome
Olympic Games
Appearances None
Medals None
FIBA World Cup
Appearances None
Medals None
FIBA Africa Championship
Appearances 12
Medals None
All Africa Games
Appearances 2
Medals Silver medal africa.svg Silver: 2011

Mozambique national basketball team is the basketball team that represents Mozambique in international competitions. It is administrated by the Federação Moçambicana de Basquetebol (FMB) (Mozambique Basketball Federation).[1]

Mozambique has qualified for several major international competitions, including the FIBA Africa Championship and the All-Africa Games where they won the Silver Medal at the last event in 2011. The Eastern African country regularly qualifies for the FIBA Africa Championship. Altogether it has qualified 12 times, with their best result being the 5th place in 1983.

Competitions[edit]

Performance at Summer Olympics[edit]

yet to qualify

Performance at World championships[edit]

yet to qualify

Performance at FIBA Africa Championship[edit]

Year Position Tournament Host
1980 FIBA Africa Championship 1980 Rabat, Morocco
1981 10 FIBA Africa Championship 1981 Mogadishu, Somalia
1983 5 FIBA Africa Championship 1983 Alexandria, Egypt
1985 9 FIBA Africa Championship 1985 Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
1987 FIBA Africa Championship 1987 Tunis, Tunisia
1989 FIBA Africa Championship 1989 Luanda, Angola
1992 FIBA Africa Championship 1992 Cairo, Egypt
1993 FIBA Africa Championship 1993 Nairobi, Kenya
1995 8 FIBA Africa Championship 1995 Algiers, Algeria
1997 FIBA Africa Championship 1997 Dakar, Senegal
1999 10 FIBA Africa Championship 1999 Angola
2001 10 FIBA Africa Championship 2001 Morocco
2003 10 FIBA Africa Championship 2003 Alexandria, Egypt
2005 11 FIBA Africa Championship 2005 Algiers, Algeria
2007 14 FIBA Africa Championship 2007 Angola
2009 14 FIBA Africa Championship 2009 Libya
2011 10 FIBA Africa Championship 2011 Antananarivo, Madagascar
2013 11 FIBA Africa Championship 2013 Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
2015 TBD FIBA Africa Championship 2015 Tunisia

Roster[edit]

Team for the 2013 FIBA Africa Championship.

Mozambique men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age - DOB Ht. Club
F 4 Mandlate, Fernando 28 – (1985-08-11)11 August 1985 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Maxaquene
G 5 Mucavel, Samora 26 – (1986-09-09)9 September 1986 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Maxaquene
F 6 Casnivete, David 24 – (1989-08-09)9 August 1989 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Grupo Desportivo de Maputo
F 7 Letela, Sivio 30 – (1982-12-06)6 December 1982 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Maxaquene
G 8 Matos, Amarildo 28 – (1985-03-12)12 March 1985 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Maxaquene
G 9 Novela, Ermelindo 22 – (1991-02-20)20 February 1991 Clube Ferroviário de Maputo
F 10 Nuaila, Stélio 28 – (1985-04-24)24 April 1985 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Maxaquene
C 11 Muchate, Custodio 31 – (1982-05-06)6 May 1982 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Clube Ferroviário de Maputo
F 12 Magolico, Octavio 28 – (1984-10-04)4 October 1984 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Clube Ferroviário de Maputo
G 13 Matos, Augusto 22 – (1990-11-29)29 November 1990 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Grupo Desportivo de Maputo
C 14 Baptista, Armando 28 – (1985-06-02)2 June 1985 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Clube Ferroviário da Beira
C 15 Monjane, Edson 24 – (1989-02-02)2 February 1989 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Clube Ferroviário de Maputo
Head coach

Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 20 August 2013

Head coach position[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1], fiba.com, accessed 13 August 2013.
  2. ^ Head coaches, fiba.com, accessed 8 May 2013.

External links[edit]