Sunday, August 5, 2018

FECAFOOT reacts to the selection of new indomitable Lions coaches


Cin | The last presidential decree of 26 September 2014 on the organization and functioning of national football selections states in Article 3 (1) that "the administrative, sports and technical management of national football selections falls within the competence of of the Cameroon Football Federation hereinafter referred to as FECAFOOT ". On the basis of this text, some people think that it is up to the Cameroon Football Federation to publish after a casting, the name of the coach national coach of Indomitable Lions.

The fact for the Minister of sports to cut the grass under the foot of the FECAFOOT announcing in the morning of Saturday, August 04, 2018, the recruitment of Clarence Seedorf and Patrick Kluivert to train the national team pennant of Cameroon, is interpreted by a certain opinion as a new proof of the enmity that characterizes since a few months, the relations between the Minister of Sports and the President of the Standardization Committee of FECAFOOT.

In order to silence the controversy over a supposed harmful interference of the Sports Minister and the non-participation of FECAFOOT in the choice of the new officials of the technical supervision of the African champions in title, Maitre Dieudonné Happi, the president of the Committee The Cameroonian Football Federation has published a press release announcing the full involvement of FECAFOOT in the recruitment of the duo in the early evening of Saturday 04 August 2018.

"The two technicians, aged 42 each, were chosen after a rigorous selection process that allowed the examination of numerous applications from Cameroon and abroad. All things that show interest in our national pennant team. These two high-level experts were chosen for the purpose of a serious, rigorous and serene preparation of the national football team of Cameroon, "LES LIONS INDOMPTABLES". Their mission is to build a stable, conquering team, inhabited by the Fighting Spirit and to prepare a succession of quality to guarantee the success of our national team. Their formidable career of professional players that has seduced the whole world gives them a great experience of high level football. They are indeed ranked in the FIFA 100 list among the 125 greatest living players in history, established by Pelé. The two personalities expressed their commitment to write beautiful pages with the Indomitable Lions "writes Maitre Dieudonné Happi.

The latter announced in a telephone conversation with the editorial staff of Cameroon-info, net, the imminent arrival in Yaoundé of new recruits, followed by a press conference.

Below, the Communiqué of the President of the Standards Committee of the Cameroon Football Federation


PRESS RELEASE



The Cameroonian Football Federation's Standardization Committee announces the appointment, on Saturday, August 4, 2018, of Messrs. Clarence SEEDORF and Patrick KLUIVERT, respectively as national coach coach and national assistant coach of Cameroon's senior national football team, the Lions Indomitable.

Clarence SEEDORF and Patrick KLUIVERT, both of Dutch nationality, arrive in Cameroon in the coming days.

The two technicians, aged 42 each, were chosen after a rigorous selection process that allowed the examination of numerous applications from Cameroon and abroad.

All things that show interest in our national pennant team.

These two high-level experts were chosen for the purpose of a serious, rigorous and serene preparation of the national football team of Cameroon, "LES LIONS INDOMPTABLES". Their mission is to build a stable, conquering team, inhabited by the Fighting Spirit and to prepare a succession of quality to guarantee the success of our national team.

Their formidable career of professional players that has seduced the whole world gives them a great experience of high level football. They are indeed ranked in the FIFA 100 list among the 125 greatest living players in history, established by Pelé.

Both personalities expressed their commitment to write beautiful pages with the Indomitable Lions.

Clarence SEEDORF and Patrick KLUIVERT are at the forefront of modern football techniques and tactics in terms of their role in the technical management and management of AC Milan, PSG or the Dutch national team, semifinalist of the cup of the 2014 world in Brazil.

They will be a source of inspiration for our Indomitable Lions, a symbol of Cameroonian identity, a model for our youth.

The African roots of these two technicians are for them an additional motivation. Clarence SEEDORF declared: "The moment has come for me to give Africa, continent of my ancestors, what I owe him".

Cameroon has with Clarence SEEDORF and Patrick KLUIVERT a technical support of high invoice that allows to register with optimism and commitment in the preparation of the CAN TOTAL CAMEROON 2019.



The President of the Standardization Committee of FECAFOOT