Senegal young sensation, Lamine Camara said he is delighted to score a brace in his first AFCON after he netted a brace in the 3-0 win ver The Gambia in the Group C opener.
Camara was voted as the TotalEnergies Man of after his performance earned him the individual accolade which he says will motivate him to work even harder and it must also be credited to his teammates.
“I am pleased to participate in such a tournament with the first team and to be in the company of senior players such as Sadio Mane and others.
” These players are the ones who helped me stand out today”,
On being the TotalEnergies Man of the Match in the game that saw The Gambia reduced to 10-man in added time of the first half, the player said it will motivate him to be more hardworking.
“I am happy with this recognition. This is the result of the hard work that we all did.
Winning the first match remains a good thing” said the Metz FC player who recently joined the French club.
“I am pleased after scoring a brace in the match, and I must remain focused now on the rest of the matches.
Up next for Senegal is a clash against Cameroon in what promises to be an exciting clash between the two African football giants.