Kinshasa, August 8th, 2022 (CPA) – The new coach of the Leopards A football of DRC, the French Sebastien Desabre will have 45,000 dollars per month, a salary a little less compared to his predecessor, the Argentinian Raul Hector Cuper, learned CPA on Monday, sources close to the Congolese Federation of Football Association (FECOFA).
According to the source who alludes to the terms of reference of the contract, the signing of which will take place in a few days in Kinshasa, the French technician will have a salary of 45,000 US dollars, USD 10,000 less than Raul Hector Cuper. Desabre will come with two of his assistants, a physical trainer and a video assistant.
The source indicates that Sebastien Desabre will live in Kinshasa unlike Raul Hector Cuper who lived at home, and only came a few days before the match, sometimes even late after the players. During the three years of the contract, Desabre will remain in the Congolese capital to supervise the talents of the Congolese championship, the National Football League (LINAFOOT).
Moreover, it should be noted only that the 46-year-old French technician has not yet won in his coaching career.
In its call for applications, FECOFA had mentioned among other things, among the eligibility criteria, « The next coach of DRC said FECOFA should be holder of the License A CAF at least for the Congolese, and holder of License UEFA PRO for foreigners. He must be active but available to devote himself entirely to the national team; he will have to demonstrate know-how and skills in high-level football, also, demonstrate an experience of at least 5 years justified by good results in national teams; have a perfect knowledge of African and Congolese football in particular; have a good international address book », adding that « the new coach of the Leopards must submit to the regulatory texts of FECOFA and work closely with the National Technical Department. That’s not all ! He must also demonstrate good morality, strong personality, rigor and discipline; and have a perfect knowledge of the French language. ACP/