Lúcio Antunes

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
“Lúcio” Antunes
Lucio Antunes 2013 Catalonia.jpg
Personal information
Full name Ulisses Indalécio Silva Antunes
Date of birth (1966-10-09) 9 October 1966 (age 50)
Place of birth Praia, Cape Verde
Club information
Current team
Progresso do Sambizanga (manager)
Teams managed
Years Team
2010–2013 Cape Verde
2013–2014 Progresso do Sambizanga
2016-present Cape Verde

Ulisses Indalécio Silva Antunes,[1] nicknamed Lúcio Antunes, is Cape Verdean football manager.

He was appointed the manager of the Cape Verde national team in July 2010.[2] He led the Cape Verde national side to the 2013 African Cup of Nations for the first time in their history,[3] but had to take leave from his day job as an air-traffic controller.[4]

In late November 2013, he left Cape Verde to take charge of Angolan side Progresso do Sambizanga.[5]

In September 2016, he was reappointed as manager of the Cape Verde national team. [6]


As manager