Seychelles’ men face Libya in African Cup of Nations qualifier

The Seychelles’ men’s national football team will face Libya in its second leg qualification match of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON2019) on Saturday at Stad Linite on the main island of Mahe.

Although the Seychelles’ side is not a contender for a spot at the 24-nation finals, the players will be giving their best, coach Gavin Jeanne told SNA on Friday.

“We always aim for a win when we face our opponents, no matter which team we face, but sometimes not everything goes your way. We have to take into account that we lost 5-1 in our away match,” said Jeanne.

He added that “we are however playing on our own turf and that gives us an advantage….
Source: Seychelles News Agency