Lamouchi Talk about the World cup
Sabri Lamouchihas taken on quite a challenge for his first coaching assignment. Capped 12 times by Franceduring his playing days, the former midfielder is now in charge of a Côte d’Ivoire side packed with talent but with no success to speak of on the international stage in the last 20 years.
On his appointment in 2012,
Lamouchi was given two objectives: to steer the Elephants to
the 2013 CAF African Cup of Nations and then to the 2014 FIFA World
Cup Brazil™, both of which he has fulfilled.
As he explained in an exclusive interview with FIFA.com at last December’s Brazil 2014 Final Draw at Costa do Sauipe, the intrepid Côte d’Ivoire coach has a new goal ahead of him: to improve on their last two world-finals showings by taking them beyond the group phase.
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