11th CPLP / Football Games: Cabo Verde national team under-16 thrash Brazil (6-0) and is close to the semi-finals

Praia, Jul 24 (Inforpress) – The Under-16 Cabo Verdean team thrashed 6-0 in Brazil in the 11th football tournament at the CPLP Sports Games in Sao Tome and Principe.

In the second game of Group B, Marco (2), Anderson (2) Patrick and Paulo Jorge were the scorers of the Cabo Verde national team.

The next game will be next Thursday, 26, with Mozambique and a Cabo Verde victory ensures the first place and the consequent move to the semi-finals.

In the first round Cabo Verde had beaten East Timor 4-1 and is leading the group B with six points. In the other game of this group, held on Monday, East Timor beat Mozambique 4-3 after losing 3-0 at half-time.

The national team of Cabo verde is part of group B, along with its counterparts from Brazil, Mozambique and East Timor. Group A includes the teams from São Tomé and Príncipe, Angola, Portugal and Equatorial Guinea.