'You wouldn't see Mane washing his own pants' - Malawi boss slams AFCON treatment

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Malawi boss Mario Marinica has insisted bigger sides with more popular players get preferential treatment at #AFCON2021

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Malawi boss Mario Marinica has insisted bigger sides with more popular players get preferential treatment at AFCON2021

Malawi manager Mario Marinica has hit out at the treatment of smaller countries at the Africa Cup of Nations following his side’s last-16 defeat to Morocco – and name-checked one of Liv…

“Gambia have the same problem, and there are different standards here, teams are being treated differently.“We talk about inclusion, we want to have minnows, small teams doing fantastic things, but when it comes to the latter stages, people don’t fancy us playing against Cape Verde and not Senegal playing Morocco.

“Certain questions have to be asked; why are these things happening to us, why only to the smaller teams, why only to Comoros, Gambia, us?”Against the odds, Malawi progressed through to the last-16 by coming third in their group after beating Zimbabwe and earning a superb draw with Mane’s Senegal.

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Marinica has slammed the treatment of the smaller nations at AFCON “Gambia have the same problem, and there are different standards here, teams are being treated differently.80 min: Papers are exchanged, the board goes up, and finally Fodyah, Ngalande and Davie come on for Madinga, Idana and Sanudi."Honestly, there are eight-year-old children who wouldn't do that.80 min: Papers are exchanged, the board goes up, and finally Fodyah, Ngalande and Davie come on for Madinga, Idana and Sanudi.

“We talk about inclusion, we want to have minnows, small teams doing fantastic things, but when it comes to the latter stages, people don’t fancy us playing against Cape Verde and not Senegal playing Morocco. “Certain questions have to be asked; why are these things happening to us, why only to the smaller teams, why only to Comoros, Gambia, us?” Against the odds, Malawi progressed through to the last-16 by coming third in their group after beating Zimbabwe and earning a superb draw with Mane’s Senegal. And despite his side’s valiant run in the competition, Marinica continued to pull no punches in his assessment of how smaller countries are treated. getty Mo Salah is also away on international duty with Egypt Marinica has followed through with his gripes, hoping that things will change for smaller nations in future. He added: “I’ve asked my fellow colleagues and team leaders to lodge a formal complaint.

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