Claude Le Roy, former coach of the Senegal national team (1990-92) converted consultant, believes that the reigning African champion is favorite against Egypt.
Winner of CAN 2022 on February 6, Senegal meets its opponent in the final, Egypt, in a double confrontation for the 2022 World Cup qualifiers. “If you ask me, it will be more of an emotional advantage rather than a psychological advantage”, declared Claude Le Roy when revealing his favorite for this duel at the top.
“I think they are better (the Lions of Senegal), I think they will qualify. They also have the chance to have a second match in Senegal, which changes a lot in a brand new stadium and with a tremendous dynamic since this CAN in Cameroon.concluded the winner of the 87/88 African Cup of Nations at the head of the Cameroon selection.