Beach Soccer AFCON: Sand Eagles to play free scoring Egypt in the semi final.


Nigeria’s Super Sand Eagles will face host Egypt in the semi final of the ongoing 2018 Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations on Thursday December 13.

Nigeria secured a semi final slot after back to back wins against Libya and debutants Tanzania to finish second in group B behind defending champion and log leader Senegal.

The Sand Eagles crucial semifinal game against the host country will not just be to fight for a spot in the final but it is also a World Cup qualifying match with the winner set to pick one of the automatic qualification slots.

Host Egypt in their last group game beat Ivory Coast 10 – 3 to maintain their superiority in group A taking maximum points from three matches. The Pharoahs have scored a total of 20 goals in three matches conceeding six. In the other semifinal match to be decided, Senegal will face North African giants Morocco for a chance to play in the final and also qualify for the world cup in Paraguay.


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