Luísa Kiala

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Luísa Kiala
Personal information
Born (1982-01-25) 25 January 1982 (age 36)
Luanda, Angola
Nationality Angolan
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current club Primeiro de Agosto
Number 11
Senior clubs
Years Team
Petro de Luanda
Primeiro de Agosto
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Angola 104 (197)

Luisa Kiala (born 25 January 1982) is an Angolan handball player. She is a member of the Angola women's national handball team and participated at the 2011 and 2013 World Women's Handball Championships in Brazil and Serbia.[1][2]

She competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, where Angola placed 9th, at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where Angola placed 12th, at the 2012 Summer Olympics, where Angola placed 10th and at the 2016 Summer Olympics, where Angola placed 8th.[3]

She is a sister to fellow handball player Marcelina Kiala and half-sister of Natália Bernardo.


  1. ^ "XX Women's World Handball Championship 2011; Brazil – Team Roster Angola" (PDF). International Handball Federation. Retrieved 5 December 2011. 
  2. ^ "XXI Women's World Championship 2013. Team Roster, Angola" (PDF). IHF. Archived from the original (PDF) on 7 December 2013. Retrieved 7 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "Luisa Kiala". Retrieved 6 December 2011. 
Olympic Games
Preceded by
Antónia Moreira
Flagbearer for  Angola
Rio de Janeiro 2016
Succeeded by