Mozambique close to the semis, Seychelles eliminated

Mozambique players celebrate goal during the 2021 Beach Soccer African Cup of Nations game between Mozambique and Seychelles in Thies, Saly in Senegal on 24 May 2021 © Alain SuffoBackpagePix

Mozambique's Mambas moved a step closer to land their ticket to the 2021 Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations, Senegal 2021 semi-finals. A 7-3 victory over Seychelles saw raise their tally to maximum 6 points in Group B.

Meanwhile, it is over for the Seychelles Pirates who still have one last match to play.

Nelson Manuel continued his outstanding performances, after bagging four goals in the victory against Egypt, he repeated the feat adding four more against Seychelles. With eight goals in two matches, Nelson Manuel tops the scorers' standings.

A brace from Yuran José Malate and a goal from Rachide brought the total to seven goals for Mozambique.

On the Seychelles side, the opening came from Ronny Bamboche. He will be emulated by Lorddy Outre and Terrence Amade for their three goals.

Helio Filipe Mahota of Mozambique tackled by Davis Leon of Seychelles during the 2021 Beach Soccer African Cup of Nations game between Mozambique and Seychelles in Thies, Saly in Senegal on 24 May 2021 © Alain Su

Mozambique leads of the group, ahead of Morocco (3 points) from one game.

The schedule for Tuesday 25 May includes two games: Seychelles against Egypt and Mozambique against Morocco.