ABIDJAN– Coach of the Côte d'Ivoire national team was in front of the press this Thursday.
Ibrahim Kamara was asked to reveal the list of players who were selected in National Guinea on November 18th in Conakry as part of the fifth day of the CAN 2019 qualifiers in Cameroon.
For the first time, coach Kamara has called goalkeeper El Hadj Dante (Lys de Sassandra), central goalkeeper Comaru Cheika (Wydad Casablanca) and Souleymane Doumbia (Zurich).
Gervinho, however, back from an injury with Parma in Italy, Yaya Toure (Olympiakos) and Maxwell Cornet (Lyon) are not included in this list. On the other hand, Captain Serge Aurier, Michael Seri, Nicolas Pepe, Max Gradel and Wilfried Zaha are present.
He called 23 Côte d'Ivoire.
guardians : El Hadj Dante (Lys Sassandra), Badra Ali (FS Stars, South Africa), Gbohouo Sylvain (TP Mazembe, Democratic Republic of the Congo)
defenders : Eric Bailly (Manchester United), Aurier Serge (Tottenham, England), Mamadou Bagayoko (KV Mechelen, Belgium), Konan Ghislain (Reims Stadium, France), Souleymane Doumbia (Grasshoppers Zurich, Casablanca, Morocco) , The Netherlands)
Medium players : Michael Seri (Fulham FC, England), Serey Dié (FC Bale, Switzerland), Victorian Angban (FC Metz, France), Jean Philippe Gbamin (Mainz, Germany), Kessie Franck UD,
attackers : Jonathan Kodjia (Aston Villa, England), Assale Roger (Young Boys Bern, Switzerland), Pepe Nicolas (Lille, France), Max Gradel (Toulouse FC, France), Bayo Vakoun (Dunajska Streda, Crystal Palace, England).