The former Senegalese international and consultant at Canal +, Diomansy Kamara, gave some advice to his cadets on the sidelines of the double deadline of the Lions of Senegal against Egypt in the World Cup 2022 play-offs.
After beating Egypt in the CAN final, Senegal travels this Friday, March 25 to the most successful nation on the continent, on behalf of the first leg of the 2022 World Cup play-offs with the status of champion. Africa in title. But according to Diomansy Kamara, players must “forget this continental coronation”.
“We have to forget February 6 and focus on the meeting on Friday which can trigger everything”, states the 45-year-old straight away in an interview with APS. The consultant of Canal+ however, urges Lions to be realistic and take advantage of the spaces that the Pharaohs will leave.
“We must not play small arms in this first leg, on the contrary, the option for Egypt is to try to win this meeting, so they will leave spaces and Senegal is never enough. good only when it has spaces”added the former Fulham striker.
“The Pharaohs will come with a knife between their teeth, they still have this lost title in their throats, when they managed to bring the Lions to the penalty shootout series”,
“We have to put ourselves in the shoes of a team that will win every two games,” which does not mean, according to him, disrespecting the opponent. “On the contrary, we must remain humble and play all the shots,” insisted Diomansy Kamara, before concluding: “You should never say that there will be a return game at home”.