Yano (footballer)

Adriano Belmiro Duarte Nicolau best known for his nickname Yano, is an Angolan footballer who plays as a striker for Angolan premier league side Petro de Luanda.

Personal information
Full name Adriano Belmiro Duarte Nicolau
Date of birth (1992-07-08) 8 July 1992
Place of birth Saurimo, Angola
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Petro de Luanda
Number 28
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2019 Progresso do Sambizanga
2020– Petro de Luanda
National team
2012– Angola 29 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 4 April 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 6 October 2019

In 2019-20, he signed in for Petro de Luanda in the Angolan league, the Girabola.[1]

International career

International goals

Scores and results list Angola's goal tally first.[2]
1.14 November 2012Estádio António Coimbra da Mota, Estoril, Portugal Congo1–01–1Friendly
2.10 January 2016Muller Stadium, Johannesburg, South Africa Zambia1–01–2
3.24 March 2018Levy Mwanawasa Stadium, Ndola, Zambia Zimbabwe2–22–2 (4–2 p)2018 Four Nations Tournament
4.17 November 2019Stade de Franceville, Franceville, Gabon Gabon1–21–22021 Africa Cup of Nations qualification


  1. "Futebol: Plantel do Petro de Luanda 2019/20" (in Portuguese). ANGOP.com. 15 Aug 2019.
  2. "Yano". National Football Teams. Retrieved 14 December 2016.
  • Yano at National-Football-Teams.com

Atlético Petróleos de Luanda players

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