C.D. Primeiro de Agosto
|Full name||Clube Desportivo Primeiro de Agosto|
Os Rubro e Negros
|Founded||1 August 1977|
|Ground||Estádio 11 de Novembro |
|President||Gen. Carlos Hendrick|
|Active departments of Primeiro de Agosto|
Clube Desportivo 1º de Agosto is a multisports club from Luanda, Angola. The club, founded August 1, 1977, is attached to the Angolan armed forces, which is its main sponsor. Its main team competes in men's football, and its professional basketball team is also noteworthy within the club. The club's colors are red and black. The club won its first title in football, the Angolan League, in 1979. and in basketball in 1980. Handball and Volleyball have also won many titles to the club.
The Primeiro de Agosto Sports Club has its football team competing at the local level, in the events organized by the Angolan Football Federation, namely the Angolan National Football Championship a.k.a. Girabola, the Angola Cup and the Angola Super Cup as well as at continental level, at the annual competitions organized by the African Football Confederation (CAF), including the CAF Champions League and the CAF Confederation Cup.
- Angolan League: 13 
- Angola Cup: 6 
C.D. Primeiro de Agosto's season-by-season performance since 2011:
As of 22 May 2019[update]
- PR = Preliminary round, 1R = First round, GS = Group stage, R32 = Round of 32, R16 = Round of 16, QF = Quarter-finals, SF = Semi-finals, RU = Runner-Up, W = Winner
Primeiro de Agosto is in the process of building its own football stadium. Named after Gen. França Ndalu, the 20,000-seat stadium whose works began in 2012 and are scheduled to be completed in 2019, is part of a sports complex - Cidade Desportiva 1º de Agosto - that includes a youth academy with boarding facilities and two football courts for training purposes, a secondary school, a university, a tennis court, office buildings, an olympic swimming pool and a 2,500-seat indoor sports arena. The complex and the stadium are located at the Cassequel neighborhood in Luanda.
League & Cup Positions
Performance in CAF competitions
Players and staff
- As of March 2019
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
|Dragan Jović||Head Coach|
|Filipe Nzanza||Assistant Coach|
|Ivo Traça||Assistant Coach|
|Napoleão Brandão||Goalkeeper Coach|
|Jorge Nabais||Fitness Coach|
|Gen. Carlos Hendrick||Chairman|
|José Marcelino||Head of Foot Dept|
|Santana André Pitra Petroff||1977||–||1979|
|Pedro de Castro Van-Dúnem Loy||1979||–||1982|
|Gen. Pedro Neto *||1997||–||Dec 2006|
|Gen. Raúl Hendrick||Dec 2006||–||Aug 2011|
|Gen. Carlos Hendrick *||Aug 2011||–||present|
* Served two consecutive terms
- Banco de Fomento Angola (BFA)
- Banco Português do Atlântico (BPA)
- Primeiro de Agosto Basketball
- Primeiro de Agosto Handball
- Primeiro de Agosto Volleyball
- Primeiro de Agosto Hockey
- Gira Angola
On 4 April 1981, before a 70.000 capacity crowd in Kaduna, Primeiro de Agosto played against then CAN title holders The Green Eagles. In that match that ended in a scoreless draw, D'Agosto put up such a superb performance that the Nigerian supporters and media mistook the club for the Angolan national team.
- Plantel do 1º de Agosto
- "1º de Agosto New National Champions". ANGOP.com. 15 Oct 2006. Retrieved 14 Dec 2014.
- "Girabola2016: 1º de Agosto virtual champions". ANGOP.com. 30 Oct 2016. Retrieved 31 Oct 2016.
- "1º de Agosto win 11th trophy in Girabola". ANGOP.com. 30 Oct 2017. Retrieved 30 Oct 2017.
- "Girabola2018: 1º de Agosto win third championship in row". ANGOP.com. 3 Sep 2018. Retrieved 3 Sep 2018.
- "Girabola2018/19: 1º de Agosto crowned champions". ANGOP.com. 20 May 2019. Retrieved 25 May 2019.
- "Football: Soccer: 1º de Agosto Win Angola Cup". ANGOP.com. 12 Nov 2006. Retrieved 23 Nov 2014.
- "1º de Agosto win Angola's Cup". ANGOP.com. 11 Nov 2009. Retrieved 23 Nov 2014.
- "1º de Agosto win football Super Cup". ANGOP.com. 8 Feb 2010. Retrieved 22 Nov 2014.
- "Football: 1º de Agosto win Super Cup". ANGOP.com. 5 Feb 2017. Retrieved 5 Feb 2017.
- "UM COMPLEXO PARA O FUTURO". novagazeta.co.ao. Retrieved 27 Apr 2017.
- "1º de Agosto impôs empate (0-0) à Selecção Nacional da Nigéria" [Nigerian National Team concedes (0-0) draw against 1º de Agosto]. Jornal de Angola (in Portuguese). 7 Apr 1981.