The Senegalese Nationwide Crew receives, this Tuesday, the nationwide flag from the palms of the Head of State, Mr. Macky Sall. Lions captain Kalidou Koulibaly and his teammates will be part of Bafoussam after this ceremony.
Wearing conventional inexperienced and white boubous aboard the TER (Regional Specific Practice), the Senegalese Lions are on their solution to the Palace of the Republic the place they may obtain the flag this afternoon from the palms of the Head of State, Mr. Macky Sall. This just a few days earlier than the kickoff of the thirty third version of the African Cup of Nations which can mark the sixteenth participation of Senegal, the Nationwide Crew, introduced for the third time to this deadline, by the coach Aliou Cissé.
This ceremony will see the presence of many of the Lions summoned: Nampalys Mendy, Bouna Sarr, Abdou Diallo, Famara Diédhiou… Sadio Mané and Édouard Mendy. Cheikhou Kouyaté, who had the distinction of receiving the flag as captain prior to now, examined constructive for Covid and will probably be absent for this assembly. Goalkeeper Alfred Gomis can also be affected by Covid-19 and is anticipated to return to the Den between Wednesday and Thursday.
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