Wednesday, 19 September, 2018

Senegal saves African from embarrassment at World Cup

Radamel Falcao Man Utd Chelsea Colombia Japan GETTYRadamel Falcao Colombia star will spearhead their World Cup campaign against Japan
Isaac Mcdaniel | 21 June, 2018, 19:46

In the 2014 World Cup, Samurai Blue supporters brought big trash bags with them for use after the match with Colombia in Recife, Brazil.

Senegal's win over Poland during their first World Cup 2018 match still has folks celebrating, and rightfully so.

Senegal manager Aliou Cisse, the only African coach to record a victory at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, has opened up about his ambition to pioneer a new era of black coaches.

Not only is he with the only African team with an African coach, but his team delivered the first win for Senegal and Africa in the tournament.

Both Colombia and Japan fans cleaned up after themselves after their Group H clash. After Senegal's win, the team's fans were also seen collecting their trash.

Japan-based soccer journalist Scott McIntyre is following the team across Russian Federation, and told the BBC such cleanliness is to be expected from the fans.

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Another Russian, legislator Vitaly Milonov, wants to ban "mockery" of their team and fine anyone who criticses them 10,000 rubles. Sweden and South Korea meet in a World Cup for the first time on Monday when they begin their campaigns in Russian Federation .

While gathering waste after a sporting event is customary in Japan, the spectators' actions came as a shock to football fans from other countries.

"You often hear people say that football is a reflection of culture", he said.

Videos circulated around social media showing Japanese fans with garbage bags cleaning up litter around the Mordovia Arena in Saransk, Russia.

"There's definitely been a decline", said former Nigeria worldwide Peter Odemwingie, who played at the last two World Cups and is now working as a BBC pundit in Russian Federation.

A video showed fans removing rubbish from the Otkrytiye Arena, in Moscow, after they'd gone insane following their win (which we can't blame them for).

"Nigeria had one of the best African squads ever at the 1994 World Cup".

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