Paulo Macedo (basketball)

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Paulo Macedo
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Macedo in 2014
Primeiro de Agosto
LeagueBIC Basket
Personal information
Born (1968-05-28) May 28, 1968 (age 51)
Luanda, Angola
NationalityAngolan
Listed height190 cm (6.2 ft)
Listed weight92 kg (203 lb)
Career information
Playing career1979–1995
PositionPoint guard
Coaching career2012–present
Career history
As player:
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As coach:
2012–20151º de Agosto
2013Angola National Team
2015–2016Marinha de Guerra
2017–1º de Agosto

Paulo Jorge Morais Rebelo de Macedo, (born May 28, 1968), is an Angolan former professional basketball player and a current basketball coach. Macedo, who is 190 cm (6'2") in height, has been a prominent Point Guard both at the service of the Angola national basketball team and with Primeiro de Agosto. For Angola, he played at the 1986, 1990 and 1994[1] world championships as well as at the 1992 Summer Olympics. Moreover, he won the FIBA Africa championships in 1989, 1992, 1993 and in 2013 as a coach.

On May 30, 2012, he has been appointed head coach of the Angola national basketball team for the 2013 AfroBasket.[2]

In January 2016, he was appointed head coach of Clube Desportivo da Marinha de Guerra.

As of June 2017, he has been the head coach of Clube Desportivo Primeiro de Agosto.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "8 - Paulo Morais Rebelo de Macedo". FIBA.com. Retrieved 2013-05-30.
  2. ^ "Coach Paulo Macedo, US player Reggie Moore join Angolan basketball squad". ANGOP. Retrieved 2013-05-30.

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