The Lions, who’re aiming for a primary continental coronation, have been current this Tuesday afternoon on the Presidential Palace to obtain the Nationwide Flag from the palms of the President earlier than CAN 2021. A second for Captain Kalidou Koulibaly to learn a promising speech.
Critical issues are beginning … A bit over a 12 months after their final go to, the Senegalese Lions made their return to the Presidential Palace. The vice-champions of Africa and the employees of Aliou Cissé, all wearing white boubou, acquired the Nationwide Flag for theur quest for a primary continental title throughout CAN 2021 in Cameroon.
Arrived round 4 p.m., straight from the Radisson Lodge Dakar Diamniadio aboard the Regional Specific Prepare, Kalidou Koulibaly’s companions are briefly seen centered and already decided in entrance of their captain who delivered a speech stuffed with promise and hope.
“Initially, on behalf of my teammates, permit me to want you on the eve of the New Yr our greatest needs for well being, success and prosperity. Mr. President, on the threat of offending your humility and your modesty, we want to salute your everlasting assist by our facet. […] My teammates and I enormously recognize every little thing you do. Many thanks! You’re indisputably the primary Leo.
We’re honored to obtain out of your palms the Normal of our Nation to hoist it as excessive as attainable to the highest of African soccer. We’ve got a proud consideration of our mission, that of defending the colours of our nation and the virtues of its youth that are braveness, patriotism and self-sacrifice. Like your troopers, Mr. Speaker, we’re being killed; we’re not dishonored. We’re going to Cameroon with our involvement with that of our whole relations. We’re going there with plenty of ambition and want. We’re going with the win to borrow soccer jargon, and we are going to come again with pleasure and mission achieved.
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