29 January 2013

Tunisia/Togo: Tunisia Rejects the Mbombela Stadium in Nespruit

Photo: Chris Ricco/Backpagepix
Emmanuel Adebayor of Togo argues with the referee over one of a series of contested decisions in the match against Tunisia.

The lawn of the Mbombela stadium in Nelspruit is at the center of debates before the last group match in Group D of the Afcon 2013.

If Togo that performed the field observation on Monday is not proud of the meadow, the next Tunisian opponents do not even hear evolve into the enclosure. According to the exclusive information obtained by the journalists of Africa Top Sports, the Tunisian staff sent a letter to CAF (Confederation of African Football) to move the place of the match. Reason, the impassable state of the lawn.

"This is a lawn that is not worthy of a match of this level," gave us a Tunisian journalist. We have technical players and the terrain will not allow them to show their talent. "

The controversy swells so since the first game of the competition in Group C in this place, impressive by architecture, but the condition of the lawn is weak.

However, it will be difficult for the Carthage Eagles to succeed in their application. The competition has already started in this forum and despite complaints from teams in Group C, the game continued.

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