The Togolese football legend, Emmanuel Adebayor assures that he will watch the 33rd edition of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON 2021) as someone who does not have a favorite Team to support.
In 24 hours, the continental competition will begin, till February 6, 2022.
Although Togo, his country did not qualify, their former captain said he will not miss a match.
But when he was asked which country will be the favorite to lift the trophy, Emmanuel Shéyi Adebayor was evasive.
“It’s true that I have friends in Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal and others, but I’m going to watch like a spectator. I don’t have a favorite, ” the 2008 African Ballon D’Or managed to answer our reporters during a match organised by Canal+ on Thursday in Lomé.
Apparently, the former Real Madrid striker does not want to offend any of his “friends”. Especially, those who will be present in the country of Samuel Eto’o Fils.