Press Conference: Coach McKinstry arrives in Rwanda

Coach McKinstry arrives in Rwanda and immediately sets out his plans and hopes for the Amavubi. 

Coach McKinstry speaks on his experience and motivation to come to Rwanda, along with the steps that he feels he and the football association can take to build the Amavubi and other national teams in the months and years ahead. 

Speaking alongside Ferwafa boss Degaule Nzamwitaat at his unveiling news conference at the Ferwafa headquarters in Remera on 23 March 2015, Coach McKinstry set out how he hoped that developing an attacking style of football would not only improve the long term prospects of the team, but also entertain and delight their loyal fans. 

 

 

 

Quotes: What the media say

  • Very few 29-year-olds have managed a national football team. None have done it while that country is being brought to its knees by Ebola.

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    Ben Smith BBC Sport
  • McKinstry has come close to a giant killing before, when his Sierra Leone side came within half an hour of defeating Herve Renard’s Cote d’Ivoire.

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    Ed Dove Goal.com
  • This is not a man who does things by the book. Having been a coach from the age of 15, McKinstry already has miles on the clock.

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    Ben Smith BBC Sport
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