LISCR FC will take on Algerian side, USM Bel Abbes in on Wednesday, December 5 in the return leg of the 2018-19 CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round.
The Shipping Boys will be hoping to overturn a four-goal deficit to reach the first qualifying round. The task appears to be heavy for LISCR FC but head coach, Tapha Manneh remains optimistic about his side reaching the next round.
Addressing the media in the pre-match press conference held at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium on Tuesday, December 4, Tapha Manneh said nothing is impossible in football and his side will be turning things around when they meet the Algerians on Wednesday. He said it won’t be an easy task but his boys are prepare for whatever comes their way.
“I’m aware about the difficulties of the match. It won’t be an easy task but I’m confident of winning and reaching the next round. In football, nothing is impossible. Just as they took their chances and scored in the first leg, we can go on to take our chances and win to qualify”, Tapha Manneh said.
A win for Tapha Manneh will be his second victory in continental football after beating Sudan’s Al-Hilal 1-0 in the first leg of the 2018 CAF Champions League preliminary round on February 11, 2018.