The Senegalese beach soccer team created a sensation in its second outing at the World Cup. The Lions came to defeat Portugal with a score of 5 goals to 3, this Sunday, August 22, in Russia. Thanks to two goals from Raoul Mendy and Mandione Diagne, and a goal from Jean Ninou Diatta, Senegal defeated the defending world champions. This success allows the Africans to qualify for the quarter-finals.
Quarter-finalists in the last two editions of the Beach Soccer World Cup, Senegal's goal is to go beyond this stage.