Former World record holder Asafa Powell, according to local media reports, is taking instructions from his brother Donovan Powell. Asafa parted ways with long-time coach Stephen Francis last summer. This information is also confirmed by Powell´s agent Paul Doyle.
However, several Jamaicans have voiced their opinions, some of Trackalerts.Com facebook page. Below are just some of the comments.
Oystian Sinclair "He should have swallowed his pride and gone over to racers."
Tony Duncan "Maybe Donovan is just helping him to stay in shape until his head is cleared and can make a good decision on where to go!"
Melonie Reid "Go Asafa, do your thing boss..".
Janet Ferguson "Whatever feels right and good for Asafa, I will back him, all the time!!"
Careca Christie "I think Asafa and Melanie should go back to mvp track club."
Collin Hall "All coaches started somewhere…Francis was once an accountant FYI…who knows this might just work out"
Reita Barrett "Keep it in the family. Good all the best."