Tunisia fires national football coach
Tunisia’s football federation says it has fired coach Bertrand
Marchand along with the team’s administrative, medical and
Federation spokesman Mohamed Hedi Fouchali said Wednesday that
the French coach was let go only six months into his two-year
contract. He declined to discuss the reasons.
The team lost twice recently to Botswana and had drew against
Malawi, leaving its qualification for the 2012 African Cup of
Nations in jeopardy.
A three-member commission is to search for Marchand’s