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Beach Soccer: Uganda Sand Cranes See Off Seychelles

The Sand Cranes beat Seychelles 2-0. FUFA photo

Wednesday, December 25
*Uganda 2-0 Seychelles

Uganda Sand Cranes managed to beat Seychelles 2-0 at the ongoing Copa Dar Es Salam Beach Soccer Tournament at Coco beach.

Copa Dar Es Salam Beach Soccer Tournament at Coco beach. Courtesy photos

The team came into the game on the back of a 5-4 loss against Burundi to improve their slim chances of winning the trophy.

Uganda (white tops) beat Seychelles

Emmanuel Wasswa scored the brace to give Sand Cranes its second win in three matches after their first win against hosts Tanzania in their opener via shootouts.

Seychelles
Uganda will face Malawi on Thursday
The team before kickoff

“Today we have won 2-0 against Seychelles and we still have chances of winning a trophy, let us beat Malawi and see what comes next,” said team captain Meddie Kibirige.

Uganda is 4th on the log of five teams with four points from three games and they face malawi in their last game on Thursday.

Team captains and referees

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