Long in the tunnels, Henri Saivet rediscovered his feelings as a footballer under the colors of Pau FC. Absent in the Lair since 2019, at 32 Saivet does not intend to give up the national team of Senegal. In an interview with Record, Saivet intends to fight to bring Aliou Cissé to integrate him into his group for the 2022 World Cup.
» My objective is naturally to be recalled to the national team and defend the colors of the country. That’s my goal. But it will be impossible for me to be called up if I don’t work, I have to redouble my efforts to return to the national team. The selection is not to please people but it is merit. You have to deserve it. So we will work hard to be recalled for the next deadlines, the World Cup and the African Cup after. “, tells us the ex-Bordeaux.
Although he has been absent from the national team since 2019, seeing his position with increased competition, the Senegalese midfielder replies: ” I’m not afraid of competition. On the contrary, competition is important in this football that we want to do. Me, it never scared me. Rather, it will help the team to be even stronger, because everyone will push each other. So much the better if there is competition »
Wiwsport with Record