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 Russia.