After heading the Mambas of Mozambique by 3-1 thanks to a double from Eric Maxime Choupo Moting and Karl Toko Ekambi, lndomitable Lions’ head Coach Antonio Conceicao denied bad blood with Choupo Moting.
” Regarding my relationship with Choupo, l must say we have no problem, he is a young man with a great potential and talent. I trust him and he has once more proven it again. ”
But many supporters were quick to notice that Conceicoa’s ‘man’ is Vincent Aboubakar who now captains the squad.
This was not the case before now as there were three captains in the team, Choupo Moting one of them.
“As for Ngadeu, l must say he’s a great defender with a huge experience and impressive play style. To err is human and to forgive is divine. Like every player, he has flaws so let’s do well to encouraged him”, the coach said.
Conceicao congratulated the entire squad for their brilliant performance put up this afternoon at Japoma. I want to appreciate the quality of football showcased by our opponents. ”
“Concerning today’s line up that was 3-2-5. I must say it was a conscious and risky decision taken by the technical bench to play as such. We decided to be more defensive and go for more goals. So l am satisfy for today’s victory”.
“If you ask me why are players not represented in this conference, l will say there is a Team Press officer responsible for the organization of press conferences. So l no nothing on thank .
Cameroon now maintains her second position in group D with 6 points and six goals so far recorded.
Meanwhile, lvory Coast remains on the top spot with with 7 points. Mozambique remains optimistic in their ceaseless tussle for a win respectively.
Head Coach Antonio Conceicao and team are expected in Tangier, Morocco within four days for the return- leg against Mozambique whose stadium is not up to standard.
By Brian Mbenowoh