New Walya Coach Worried About Injuries, Lack of Federation Support

“I have not got important support like getting video tapes for Mali so I have been depending on friends," says Ethiopia coach Mariano Barreto, speaking about the team's upcoming Afcon 2015 match with Mali.

Super Sport

By Collins Okinyo

Ethiopia coach Mariano Barreto is concerned with the number of injuries that have cropped up in the team ahead of their clash against Mali ahead in the Afcon 2015 qualifiers.

Barreto also rued missing out on a friendly match to prepare the team ahead of the clash as he noted that he was not happy with the training at the artificial Abebe Bikila stadium because the national stadium was not prepared in time.

“I had talked to the federation about the need of a friendly match but the game was not effected on time meaning we will go to the match against Mali without any match preparation,” Barreto told

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