2019 AFCON

AFCON – Kwesi Appiah names provisional squad

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has named his 29-man provisional squad for next month’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Egypt. Ghana Provisional AFCON Squad Goalkeepers: Richard Ofori (Maritzburg United, South Africa), Razak Abalora (Azam United, Tanzania) Felix Annan (Asante Kotoko, Ghana), Lawrence Atizigi (Sochaux, France). Defenders: Afful Harrison (Columbus Crew, USA), Lumor Agbenyanu (Goztepe, Turkey), Musah Nuhu ...

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AFCON – Javier Aguirre names provisional squad

Egypt coach Javier Aguirre has named his 25-man provisional squad for next month’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Egypt. Egypt Provisional AFCON Squad Goalkeepers: Ahmed El Shenawy (Pyarmids), Mohamed El Shenawy (Al Ahly), Mahmoud Abdel Rehem (Zamalek). Defenders: Ahmed Elmohamady (Aston Villa, England), Ahmed Hegazi (West Bromwich Albion, England) Omar Gaber (Pyramids FC), Ali Gazal (Feirense, ...

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Syam Ben Youssef retires from international football

Tunisia defender Syam Ben Youssef (Kasımpasah) has announced his retirement from international football a month before the start of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Youssef played his first Africa Cup of Nations in 2015, he also participated in 2017 AFCON. The 30-year old defender made 48 appearances for Tunisia and was part of their 2018 FIFA World Cup squad in ...

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AFCON – Florent Ibenge names provisional squad

DR Congo coach Florent Ibenge has named his 31-man provisional squad for next month’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Egypt. DR Congo Provisional AFCON Squad Goalkeepers: Nicaise Mulopo Kudimbana (Royal Antwerp, Belgium), Ley Matampi (TP Mazembe), Joel Kiassumbua (FC Wohlen, Switzerland). Defenders: Chancel Mbemba (Newcastle, England), Gabriel Zakuani (Northampton Town, England), Issama Mpeko (Kabuscorp, Angola), Joyce ...

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