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Cameroon legend Samuel Eto'o calls on Africa federations to believe in African coaches

Cameroon and Barcelona legend Samuel Eto'o has urged the continent's federations to hand opportunities to local coaches instead of constantly looking for European 'saviours'.

In the 17 years that four-time African footballer of the year played for the Indomitable Lions, he only worked with four local coaches but none of them lasted more than a year.

Its not just the Indomitable Lions who believe that European coaches are superior, its a widely held notion on the continent at international and club level.

However, coaches such as Aliou Cisse of Senegal, who captained the...


Published By: GhanaSoccerNet. - Friday, 12 January