Following the 1-0 defeat to the Super Eagles of Nigeria, Cameroon coach Antonio Conceição has come out to say he is very happy with the performance of his players. The manager made it clear before the game that his boys will play the game like it is not just a friendly game.
Cameroon Coach Praise Players for Winning Nigeria
The Cameroon players actually came to win, and that they got. Cameroon as a country has not beaten the Super Eagles of Nigeria in their last three games. Friday’s 1-0 friendly win against Nigeria has now broken the record. The goal came in the first 37-minutes of the game from Zambo Anguissa.
The five-time African Cup of Nations champions head coach was made proud. The win was Cameroon’s first in 21 years against one of their perennial foes. The manager said: “The arrival of young players brings competitiveness. The team is strong and motivated. We have the big core of the team that will play the next round with Cameroon,”
The manager also said: “The group is living well, and they have welcomed the new arrivals. I am satisfied with all the services they have shown me in terms of training. I am very confident that he gives us a good response on the pitch.“