Algerian commentator Hafeez Darragi published a video explaining Algerian coach Gamal Belmady's comments on Egyptian fans after the coronation of desert fighters in African countries 2019 after beating Senegal 1-0.
Gamal Belmadi made several statements during the tournament which caused anger from Egyptian fans. "It is their right to encourage any team. If yes, that is good. If not, we have a large number of our fans. That is enough. If not, he needs an ophthalmologist to see this, which has angered Egyptian fans who support the team. Algeria.
"I thank the Egyptian fans, for whom we have been very welcoming and supportive since the beginning of the tournament. My visit to Egypt this time will not be forgotten. I thank you for your support, affection and sympathy and support for the Algerian national team," he said in a video posted on his official website.
"I want to clarify the statement of Belmadi, an Algerian born in France with a European mentality. I talked to him and told me that in Europe you did not find supportive supporters.
He continued: he meant that every fan had the right to support the team he wanted, that was what he meant, not that he did not want to support the Egyptian public, he spoke in a European sense.
He concluded: I hope you will accept his apology if his statement touches you, and accepts our gratitude for what you have given us during the tournament.