Why Mulee gave Tusker FC gamers condoms in 2008 Cecafa Cup
The tactician explains why he opted to share the prize cash together with his gamers which contributed to his exit
Harambee Stars coach Jacob ‘Ghost’ Mulee has revealed he needed to give his 2008 Tusker FC Cecafa Cup-winning squad gamers condoms for cover.
The workforce had struggled to arrange for the competitors as the previous chairman Patrick Naggi didn’t facilitate what was wanted. The present Kenya coach explains how he motivated the gamers to make sure they carry out regardless of the difficulties confronted.
“It was not straightforward for us to arrange for the Cecafa competitors in Dar es Salaam. To begin with, our coaching camp was to be held at Nanyuki however I used to be instructed there was no cash. I didn’t get full assist and I felt it was sabotage,” Mulee defined at Arocho Stay.
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“After 23 hours we reached Dar es Salaam; it was hours earlier than taking part in Simba SC. I needed to inspire my gamers so I instructed them to concentrate on the prize as a result of by successful it everybody will probably be Ksh100,000 richer.
“We defeated Simba 3-2 within the opening match and I gave my gamers an off [day] to go and have enjoyable. I additionally requested the physician to present them condoms to make use of in case the urge [to have sex] turned stronger.
“However nobody was allowed to deliver a girl in camp, they have been to complete their companies outdoors the camp. It was a method of making certain they’re having psychological well being. I needed to discover a method of creating them loosen up.”
In accordance with the now 53-year-old coach, Naggi, who had not even referred to as to congratulate the workforce on their efficiency in Tanzania, was within the dressing room moments earlier than the Brewers performed Uganda Income Authority within the remaining however with a unique agenda.
“It damage me that the chairman had refused to assist me and now he adopted me to the dressing room minutes earlier than the ultimate saying we’ll take 50% of the prize cash if we win, but when we do not we’ll get nothing,” Mulee continued.
“I instructed him off; there was no method I used to be going to try this. And I warned him towards telling the gamers such.”
True to his phrase, Tusker defeated URA 2-1 to be topped and the gamers shared the prize cash. On reaching Nairobi, the membership parted methods with the tactician.