The technical support of the Aigles Dames du Mali revealed this Thursday, September 9, 2021 the list of 12 players to defend the colors of the country at the women’s Afrobasket “Cameroon 2021»(From September 17 to 26, 2021 in Yaoundé). And we note the absence of many executives, including Captain Meiya Tirera, Nagnouma Coulibaly, Aïssata B. Maïga (neo retiree) … and especially Touty Gandéga who was among the “Five Majors»Of the 2019 edition in Dakar (Senegal) where Mali finished in 3rd place.
«We have been waiting for our Dakar 2019 bonuses for two years. We have been walking around for two years …“Touty Gandéga said on social networks to justify his absence. “We wet the jersey, we play for the nation with pride. But, when I see the way we are thanked, it hurtsShe added.
It should be remembered that because of the same problem of arrears of premiums, many executives of the men’s national team had shunned Afrobasket “Rwanda 2021“. With three defeats in as many outings, Mali did not get through the first round.
THE 12 LADIES EAGLES FOR AFROBASKET WOMEN YAOUNDE 2021: Aminata B. Sangaré, Assétou Traoré, Djénéba Ndiaye, Founé Sissoko, Halima Gnéré Dembélé, Kadiatou Maïga, Kankou Coulibaly, Maïmouna Haïdara, Mariam Alou Coulibaly, Nassira Traoré, Rokia Doumbia and Sika Koné.