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Ivory Coast name 25-man squad for Senegal clash

08 November 2013, 15:33

Yamoussoukro - Ivory Coast have announced a list of 25 players for the return leg match of the 2014 World Cup playoff against Senegal.

The People’s Elephants defeated the Teranga Lions 3-1 in the first leg.

Kickoff.com reports that Coach Sabri Lamouchi handed a recall to Abdul Razak, recently sold by Manchester City to Anzhi Makhachkala; CSKA Moscow striker Seydou Doumbia and Norway-born Mathis Dolly, who won a first cap midway through the year.

Ivory Coast squad:

Goalkeepers: Boubacar Barry (Lokeren), Abdoul Karim Cisse (Africa Sports), Sylvain Gbohouo (Sewe Sport).

Defenders: Jean Akpa Akpro, Serge Aurier (both Toulouse), Arthur Boka (VfB Stuttgart), Benjamin Brou Angoua (Valenciennes), Souleman Bamba (Trabzonspor), Viera Diarrassouba (Caykur Rizespor), Kolo Toure (Liverpool), Didier Zokora (Trabzonspor).

Midfielders: Ismael Diomande (St Etienne), Jean-Jacques Gosso Gosso (Genclerbirligi), Max Gradel (St Etienne), Abdul Razak (Anzhi Makhachkala, Russia) Romaric (Bastia), Yaya Toure (Manchester City).

Forwards: Mathis Bolly (Fortuna Dusseldorf), Wilfried Bony (Swansea City), Seydou Doumbia (CSKA Moscow), Didier Drogba (Galatasaray), Gervinho (AS Roma), Salomon Kalou (Lille), Giovanni Sio (VfL Wolfsburg), Lacina Traore (Anzhi Makhachkala).

Read more at Kickoff.


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