Phases éliminatoires de la CAN 2019 des U17 de la CAF en Tanzanie
The national team of the Cadets of Mali flew last August 4 to Bobo-Dioulasso, where they will play two friendly matches against the U17 Menas of Niger before facing the U17 Stallions of Burkina Faso.
Despite the friendly context in which these two games will be played in Burkina, these games come at the right time for Mali’s Aiglonnets coach, Sékou Seck “Bako”, in view of his mission. For there he will have a great opportunity to see his foals in a real game situation. But this tournament also looks like preparation matches, it will give him a little insight into his mission in Dakar where the Aiglonnets are expected…
Lodged in the semi Poule (C) with Gambia and Sierra Leone, the two-time continental champion will have to finish first ahead of the other two. The qualification for Tanzania 2019 will be played between the first of the three semi pools for the 2 qualifying tickets for the final phase. To give itself a good margin of success in the complexity of the task, the
first technical manager called on 25 players from the various training centres and clubs affiliated to FÉMAFOOT (Malian Football Federation). As in previous editions, the JMG Academy has carved out a good share with 7 of its boarders which keeps it in good place with a rate of 28% in the selection…
The 7 Academicians in the U17 national selection.
(From left. to right in photo)
- Daouda Guindo
- Kamory Doumbia
- Diambou Mamady
- Dorgéles Néné
- Thiam Mamadou
- Dabo Séyba
- Habib Kéita
Alphonse Gama Editor-in-Chief, Bamako Academy