Migne livid of tough AFCON group, confident of good performance
Kenya's soccer team head coach Sebastian Migne says that with hard work and good preparations, the team has the ability to do well and progress to the AFCON knockout stage.
Harambee Stars head coach Sebastien Migne knows his side faces a tough task at the 2019 African Cup of Nations after being grouped with Tanzania, Senegal and Algeria. Migne however believes with hard work and good preparations, the team has the ability to do well and progress to the knockout stage.
“That is the target. But we have to do a step at a time,” the coach stated.
He added; “Senegal is the number one team in Africa. Algeria also is not easy. It’s a huge football country with good players. Tanzania will also be a fantastic derby and they are not an easy team. It will be three fantastic matches and will try our best to give a good image of Kenyan football.”
“We are lucky to participate in this tournament and we need to be happy on the field. To play Senegal and Algeria means we are on the high level and it is fantastic. We have no pressure,” the tactician stated.
Kenya will start its AFCON campaign against Algeria at the June 30th Stadium in Cairo on June 23 before facing Tanzania four days later. They will conclude the group phase matches against Senegal on July 1.
The team is scheduled to start preparations for the tournament in France with a three-week training camp