“We will fight like never before in the match against Djibouti. We have potential and we have quality players”, Sihlangu Head Coach, Kostadin Papic said during a farewell function for the senior men’s national team to Djibouti on Sunday, 1st August 2019 at the Technical Centre. He also stated that this is the first step and the most important step for them to bring the country to the group stage of the World Cup.
Papic also promised the nation that players are going to fight and win this match. He also highlighted that players are mentally and physically ready for the match “Players are mentally and physically ready for this match. We are going to fight and win against Djibouti”, he added. This showed that the training was very productive and the coach has faith in his players.