Alberto de Carvalho

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Alberto de Carvalho
Progresso do Sambizanga
Position Head Coach
League BAI Basket
Africa Champions Cup
Personal information
Born (1956-08-18) August 18, 1956 (age 61)
Luanda, Angola
Nationality Angolan-Portuguese
Coaching career 2001–present
Career history
As coach:
2001 – 2005 Lusitânia
Jul 05 – Jul 09 Petro Atlético
Nov 10 – Apr 12 Sporting Cabinda
May 12 – May 13 Interclube
2016 Progresso


Alberto de Carvalho, nicknamed Ginguba (born August 18 1956), is an Angolan-Portuguese coach. He is a former coach of the Angola national basketball team.

Before moving to Angola where he won two straight national championships with Petro Atlético in 2006 and 2007, he coached Lusitânia of Portugal.

In 2006, he was chosen to replace Mário Palma as the Angola coach for the 2006 FIBA World Championship finals.[1] He won the 2007 FIBA Africa Championship and was his country coach for the 2008 Olympic Games tournament in Beijing.

In August 2016, Ginguba was appointed head-coach of Progresso do Sambizanga

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