Can 2022: Elephants from Ivory Coast, Didier Drogba and Yaya Touré arrive as reinforcements
The president of the normalization committee of the Ivorian Football Federation, Dao Mariam Gabala, in an interview with Nouveau Reveil, said that the two legendary captains of the Elephants of Côte d’Ivoire, Didier Drogba and Yaya Touré, will be very active regarding the preparation of the Ivorian selection for the next African Cup of Nations which will begin in January in Cameroon.
“Regarding the technical aspects, obviously we talked about it last time. There is a whole team of former players who will help, if I may say so, Coach Beaumelle. We got in touch with Yaya Touré, Didier Drogba, we are in talks with others. «
The role that will therefore be assigned to these two Ivorian football legends will not only help motivate the players, but also to offer their skills to coach Patrice Beaumelle. The senator informs that it will also be about « also creating at the level of the Elephants, a calm, peaceful atmosphere where they will feel at ease, where there will be no rumors »
This is what motivated us when we made this administrative reorganization. And then as a Committee or administrator, we need to work with people we trust » added Dao Mariam Gabala, who is currently alongside Sébastien Haller and some of his teammates on the Jeddah side where they began on Monday the first phase of their preparation for the great mass of African football.