A hard blow for Tunisia. Both executives of the selection and holders on Saturday on the occasion of the victory against DR Congo (1-0) , midfielder Ferjani Sassi and attacking midfielder Youssef Msakni withdrew for the rest of the rally and they will therefore miss the two friendly matches against Algeria on Friday and Mali on June 15.
“ This Monday morning June 7, 2021, players Ferjani Sassi and Youssef Msakni performed tests after feeling some pain after the match against DR Congo. The results showed that the players were to be given a 10-day rest. They will therefore be absent during the two friendly matches against Algeria and Mali, ”the Tunisian Federation (FTF) wrote in a statement. No player has yet been called to replace them.