The players of the national football team hailed the honor bestowed upon them by the President of the Republic, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, today, Monday at the People’s Palace in Algiers, after winning the FIFA 2021Arab Cup, as well as the “distinguished” and “great” popular reception that the “Greens” received on the streets of the capital.
The president of the Algerian Football Federation (FAF), Charafeddine Amara, praised this reception, considering it a “wonderful gesture.”
For his part, the national coach for the locals, Madjid Bougherra, praised this distinguished reception saying “It is a great honor for us especially since the atmosphere was great and heart-warming. We were also very well received by the Algerian people, a sign of gratitude”. “You should know that we are doing our duty and there are still other tasks ahead of us.” He added.
Bougherra stressed ”We have to thank the players for their efforts and dedication in providing good quality performance over the course of the six matches they played in this tournament.”
After this “dazzling” achievement, which he achieved at the beginning of his career as a coach, Bougherra did not hide his “pride” of the reception he and his teammates received from the President of the Republic, underlining that “this kind gesture would give him an additional determination to achieve more goals in the future.”
The President of the Republic, Mr. Abdelmadjid Tebboune, gave the national football team an official reception at the People’s Palace after winning the FIFA 2021Arab Cup, in the Qatari capital, Doha.
The honoring ceremony took place in the presence of the Speaker of the Council of the Nation SalahGoudjil, the Speaker of the People’s National Assembly, Ibrahim Boughali, the Prime Minister and Minister of Finance AïmaneBenabderrahmane, the Chief of Staff of the People’s National Army, Lieutenant-General Said Chengriha, the President of the Constitutional Court, Omar Belhadj, advisors to the President of the Republic, members of the government and a number of state officials.
The national team of locals had arrived in Algeria yesterday, Sunday, and was received by the Prime Minister and Minister of Finance AïmaneBenabderrahmaneand the advisor to the President of the Republic, AbdelhafidAlahem, as well as members of the government, before the team toured the streets