The Sudanese Football Association board of directors announced yesterday evening, Sunday, the dismissal of the technical staff of the first team, which includes the Frenchman Hubert Velud and his assistant Khaled Bakhit, and appointed a national technical staff to lead the team.
The Council of the Sudanese Football Association, which met Sunday evening, at the headquarters of the Federation in Sudan’s capital, Khartoum, headed by interim-President Taha Fakih, Vice President for Financial Affairs, decided to assign the national team consisting of Burhan Tiya as technical director, Mohsen Sayed as head coach and Mubarak Suleiman as an assistant, with the task of leading the team in the Nations Cup finals. Africa after less than a month in Cameroon.
No details were given about the real reasons behind the dismissal of coach Veloud, but it seems that the recent results in the World Cup qualifiers during which he did not win any match, with the two major defeats against Algeria and Egypt in the Arab Cup and his exit from the first round without a point or scoring one goal, are The reason for the dismissal of the coach.
It is noteworthy that Hubert Velud had succeeded in leading the Sudan national team to the finals of the African Nations Cup in Cameroon next month, after an absence of 10 years.
Source: AIPS Media
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