The Algerian international Saphir Taider now is eager to wear the green jersey. He has not hidden his desire to face Benin on March 26 in the match for third day (group 8) Playoff World Cup 2014.
“Absolutely! if Halilhodzic calls me for the training and the match against Benin, I’m sure I will be available for my team. Now, I am qualified to be part of the Algerian national team, “said Taider in an interview granted to site buteur.com.
The Bologna FC midfielder is also back on the reasons for his choice to defend the colors of Algeria.
“I chose Algeria with conviction. I was excited about the sporting project, with the entire infrastructure there, with the technical staff and especially the young team that can go far. My brother Nabil chose Tunisia, I chose Algeria. I wanted to please my mother, who is quite happy. There is also the family who is Algerian and proud of my choice, “said the former player of Grenoble Foot 38.