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Senegal outsmart Equatorial Guinea to qualify for semifinal

Jan 31, 2022

Nampalys Mendy (Man of The Match)

“I am very proud to be part of the Senegal group for CAN TotalEnergies 2021. I am flattered to receive the man of the match trophy. We followed the coach’s instructions throughout the game”.

Juan Micha (Coach of Equatorial Guinea):

“We knew we were going to play against a very good Senegalese team. We gave our best during this match. I think the physical factor got the better of us. We congratulate the Senegalese selection for their performance today “Today. We have a young team, who have come to play the CAN TotalEnergies to go as far as possible in the competition. We have demonstrated what we are capable of. For the future, we will try to consolidate the achievements and participate regularly in competitions. international”.

Aliou Cissé (Senegal coach):

“We played a hard-fought game against a good Equatorial Guinean team. We had the mentality to score three goals. We must congratulate the opposing team who were technically capable of creating problems for us. We must remember a good victory tonight, synonymous with qualifying for the semi-finals. We have had a very difficult start to our preparations, but we worked well afterwards and today we are gaining momentum. We must not get carried away because against Burkina Faso, it will be a big battle”.