The Minnesota United striker shared a video of him complaining in regards to the hospitality within the Leone Stars’ resort in Edo State
The Sierra Leone Soccer Affiliation (SLFA) is able to probe Kei Kamara over his alleged defamation of the group’s resort in Benin forward of their 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in opposition to Nigeria on Friday.
The 36-year-old, on Thursday morning, took to social media to complain in regards to the mattress and pillows in his room at Lushville Resort and Suites, the group’s base.
Kamara acknowledged that he discovered it troublesome to sleep on the onerous mattress however the SLFA moved swiftly to sentence such claims and apologise to the resort administration.
Sierra Leone’s delegation, together with authorities officers led by the Minister of Sports activities, Ibrahim Nyelenkeh and the SLFA President, Isha Johansen are additionally lodged within the resort.
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The SLFA assertion learn: “The Sierra Leone Soccer Affiliation will open an investigation right into a viral video posted by the Sierra Leone Nationwide Workforce striker Kei Kamara through which he’s seen defaming a hospitality institution at which the Nationwide Workforce Delegation together with the Minister of Sports activities Ibrahim Nyelenkeh, the Govt Director of the Nationwide Sports activities Authority Dr. Kenneth Brima and the President of Sierra Leone Soccer Affiliation Madam Isha Johansen are at the moment residing.
“The SLFA unreservedly apologises to the Administration of Lushville Resort and Suites in Benin Metropolis, Edo State, emphasising that the views expressed by Kei Kamara are his particular person feedback that are strongly condemned by the FA.”
Kamara, who simply returned to the Leone Stars after retiring final November, summarised his dialog with the receptionist and shared the photographs of the pillow and the video round 5.30 on Thursday.
“I went to the entrance desk to speak to the woman about how I can’t sleep,” Kamara said in the video that has gone viral.
“She was so calm and mentioned don’t fear, we’ll repair every thing within the morning. I mentioned I can’t sleep, I’ve been mendacity down for 2 to 4 hours and once more she mentioned, don’t fear, we’ll repair it within the morning.
“And why can’t I sleep? This mattress, these pillows. My head can’t sink on this factor; my head can’t get on this pillow, so my neck hurts. My physique can’t get snug as a result of this can be a field spring, not a mattress.
“I swap to at least one half, then swap to the opposite facet and he or she says don’t fear, don’t fear, we’ll repair every thing within the morning. I instructed her it’s already morning, it’s 5:30, I’ve follow at 8:00am. She is so calm and I can’t get mad about it as a result of she had this calmness and I haven’t heard all that earlier than.”