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Haiti Soccer: DRC - Haiti canceled

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1 Haiti Soccer: DRC - Haiti canceled on Fri Nov 13, 2009 11:57 am


Haiti Soccer: DRC - Haiti canceled

The friendly match which should be taken to put the selection of Haitian football with his counterpart from the Democratic Republic of Congo on 14 November, will not be following the refusal of France to deliver visas to the Haitian delegation Tuesday.

After missing the opportunity to face the selection of Argentine football, grenadiers also have no one to play in a friendly on 14 November on the occasion of International Day against FIFA Team of the Republic Congo. They were about twenty, members of the Haitian delegation to visit the Embassy of France last Tuesday, November 9 to withdraw their French visa. Surprisingly, the consulate has referred to the Ministry of Sports for the paperwork.

Faced with the refusal of the Ministry of Sports to assist in the selection of Haitian football, members of the delegation found themselves obliged to abandon the match it is quite significant for them.

Contacted by telephone, a vice-president of the Haitian Football Federation (FHF) has refused to comment on the predicament in which wades selection of Haitian football. However, he noted that the national soccer team was traveling to France on Wednesday before reaching Africa.

According to information relayed by radio galaxy, co-owned by President of the FHF, the Football Federation of the DRC would not have sold less than 70,000 tickets out of 100,000 in anticipation of the match DRC-Haiti to take place this Saturday November 14. Indeed, Rejunal Sertile and Pierre Louis Listner Kellnel (Lorient) must wait to play their first game under the colors of the selection of Haitian football.

For many, the standoff between the Haitian Football Federation and the Department of Sports still holds if one refers to this incident.

Recall that the last match played by the Haitian soccer team goes back to July 19 in Dallas (USA). The Grenadiers were leaning heavily (0-4) in 1 / 4 finals of the Gold Cup final against the Mexican team who would later win handily competition.

Source: Lenouvelliste/
English Translation: (Levanjiltv)

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