The coach of Senegal, Aliou Cissé, is the lowest paid football World 2018. A year from the end of his contract, the former Senegalese international is waiting for the renewal of his contract. On top of that, he is waiting for a salary increase of 9 million CFA francs. An amount that does not honor Senegal, given the salaries of other breeders.
Revitalize the national experience for a better motivation
With the lowest salary of the competition, the question of motivation arises.
If we compare Aliou Cissé’s pay to those of other African coaches, we are just ashamed.
Indeed, the Belgian coach receives nearly 16 million FCFA. When we take a look at the salary of the national coach of Morocco, Herve Renard, we see 48 million FCFA, with a contract valid until 2022.
In addition, that of Nigeria has 23 million FCFA, 15 million FCFA for Tunisia with an interesting premium in case of qualification at the World Cup. We wonder if foreign breeders are not valued more than African breeders.
A Senegalese club leader confiding in newsmen, said that “the situation must be reviewed for the national coach (editor’s note, Aliou Cissé). Even if you do not play for money, you have to know how to motivate those who defend the country, “he said.