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Guinea sack coach Paul Put

Posted By : Vincent Ashitey
Guinea sack coach Paul Put
Guinea sack coach Paul Put

Guinea Football Federation have sacked their head coach Paul Put alongside his entire staff.

The decision was reached after a meeting with the Ministry of Sports and the country's football governing body on Monday.

The ex-Kenya coach took charge of the Guinea team in March 2018 and helped the Syli Nationale qualify for AFCON 2019.

Guinea reached last 16 of the 32nd edition of the AFCON as one of best third-place team in the group stage. They opened their campaign with a hard-fought 2-2 draw against the eventual group winners Madagascar.

They lost their second game 1-0 to the Super Eagles of Nigeria before overcoming Burundi 2-0 in their final group game.


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