AFCON AFCON U20 : Mauritania can dream of quarters after win over Mozambique


Mauritania are back to winning ways and can dream of a spot in AFCON U20 quarter-finals as they beat Mozambique (2-0) on matchday 2.

The young men of Mauril Njoya understood the message conveyed by their manager in pre-match press conference.

Indeed, the Cameroon manager said he will not pressure his players as they will look for the result by themselves.

And this is what happened tonight with a strong first half as they scored all their two goals.

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Oumar M’Bareck (19) first and ten minutes later Silly Sankharé, sealed the win for the Mourabitounes.

They will play a final before time, against Uganda (3 points each) on matchday 3, Saturday, February 20 (19:00 GMT) to fight for a place in the quarter-finals.

Mozambique on the other hand, are already eliminated.


Aimé ATTI is a bilingual journalist who breathes football and shares his passion on Africa Top Sports

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