sport news Jama Aden, the coach embroiled in Farah and Gebrselassie row, speaks out

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'It is lies... I'm p***** off with all these stories': Jama Aden, the coach embroiled in Sir Mo Farah and Haile Gebrselassie row, slams claims he was the cause of their argument Coach Jama Aden has spoken out while at the Doha Diamond League meet Aden was meeting figures from the sport at a hotel used by athletes competing Aden says that the last time he saw Sir Mo Farah was back in 2016 

By Riath Al-Samarrai for MailOnline

Published: 14:28 BST, 3 May 2019 | Updated: 14:28 BST, 3 May 2019

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Controversial coach Jama Aden, who was named in the recent row between Sir Mo Farah and Haile Gebrselassie, has resurfaced at the Doha Diamond League meet - and refuted claims from the Ethiopian that he was at the root of the furious argument with Farah.

The most serious of Gebrselassie's disputed allegations last month was that his clash with Farah originated when the Brit took exception to Aden being refused entry to Gebrselassie's hotel near Addis Ababa.

Gebrselassie dated that alleged episode as being during his time as Ethiopian Athletics Federation president between November 2016 and November 2018 - after Aden's arrest during a major doping raid in Spain in June 2016.

Jama Adan (left) refuted claims he is at the root of Sir Mo Farah and Haile Gebrselassie's row

Jama Adan (left) refuted claims he is at the root of Sir Mo Farah and Haile Gebrselassie's row

Aden, who is wanted to stand trial in Spain on doping charges, was seen at the Doha meet in 2017 and has links to the Qatar

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