The African champion will not face a destitute Gambian team this Saturday.
Preparation match for CAN 2022, which kick off is scheduled for January 9 in Cameroon, Algeria-Gambia was canceled by opponents of Fennecs, African champions and recent winners of the Arab Cup.
In a press release published this Saturday 1is January, the Scorpions report that 16 of their players are unavailable, without further clarification, although one can assume cases of covid.
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The Gambian Federation evokes ” several unforeseen circumstances »And justifies this forfeit by the absence of a goalkeeper. The meeting was to be played in Doha, capital of Qatar.
« The Algerian Football Federation (FAF) deplores this attitude which shows a great lack of professionalism and respect towards the parties », Reacted the Fennecs.