French coach spied on Ghana for Congo ahead of World Cup qualifiers

Published on: 07 September 2016

Congo's French coach Pierre Lechantre sent a French coach to monitor the Black Stars both in Accra for the final Afcon qualifier against Rwanda and Moscow in the international friendly against 2018 world cup host Russia.

The Diables Rouges who are set to begin their world cup qualifiers on October 3, 2016 in a tough duel against Egypt, before traveling to take on Uganda on November 12, 2016, wrap up the first round of qualifiers with a visit to Ghana to take on the Black Stars on August 28, 2017.

Congo, despite not having the favourate tag in Group E, wishes to make in incursion by preparing the grounds ahead of the qualifiers.

Head coach Pierre Lechantre is reported to have assigned a French Coach to monitor the Black stars and find out their weaknesses before the two teams lock horns next year.