Sixteenth in L1, Saint-Etienne is living a complicated season collectively. But this is also the case individually for several elements, the level of which is lower than that displayed in the past. This is particularly the case of Denis Bouanga. Sparkling in his first year, he is in the hard now (5 goals and 3 assists in 23 matches in all competitions).
While attending a press conference, he responded to the criticisms of which he is the subject. “I know I’m less efficient, but I work for the collective. I also play in different positions, I am aware of my performance. If I had confidence in myself, and that I had set the goals that I missed it would be good for me and the collective. I know it’s a less good season, we’re learning, but I’m there for the team even when I’m less efficient. (…) I read the reviews on the networks. It’s part of football, I learn and I continue. It touches me but it also motivates me, I want to prove that I can be more efficient “. Under contract until 2023, the 26-year-old then spoke about his future. “My future ? For the moment I am under contract and it will continue ”. The message is clear !