AT: AMDOUNI (FRA) - gold in the men's 10,000m
BERLIN - Comments from Morhad AMDOUNI (FRA) after winning gold in the men's 10,000m in 28 minutes, 11.22 seconds at the Berlin Olympic Stadium on Tuesday.
Morhad AMDOUNI (FRA) - gold
On competing in Berlin:
"You have a magnificent Olympic Stadium. Thank you.
"Today, I am over the moon, so happy. Long live Germany and long live France.
"I would like to thank my wife, my coach and the French team. It is set off now, I will focus on the 5k (on Saturday).
"During the race, my muscles felt very well. I have come from very far. I have had many big difficulties. But I did not give up.
"I ran at the world championships in 2009 here too, but without success. And now, nine years later, I come back here to win this European title.
"This stadium is great. On the last lap I was very impatient. Now I feel very relieved."
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