Seychelles enjoyed a rare victory as they defeated Lesotho 2-0 at the Stade Linite on Saturday in a Group J Day 3 clash.
Both teams were eager for their maiden victory in the pool but the home team got off to a dream start and they broke the deadlock as early as the second minute. A Carl Hall pass found Dine Suzette whose cross was spilled by Lesotho goalie Daniel Jousse before Gervais Waye-Hive shot on the turn into the net for the opener.
Lesotho responded and in the 10th minute Tumelo Khutlang saw his close range header from captain Bokang Sello’s long ball saved at the second attempt by Seychelles goalie and captain Vincent Euphrasie.
The homers had to soak a lot of pressure from the visitors who dominated possession but almost conceded a second on the half hour mark as Achille Henriette forced goalie Jousse to tip over.Seychelles enjoyed a rare victory as they defeated Lesotho 2-0 at the Stade Linite on Saturday in a Group J Day 3 clash.
Seychelles rode their luck in the 38th minute as the impressive Khutlang rounded his marker Jones Joubert but goalie Euphrasie stood tall to deny him with a one handed-block to keep the score at 1-0 at half time.
Source: All Africa