Gerees announces Tunisia squad for African Cup

gerees announces tunisia squad for african cup

Tunisia coach Alain Gereis has announced his final 23-man squad for the African Cup of Nations, which saw the return of Youssef Al-Masakali and the exclusion of Ali Maaloul.

My hometown, nicknamed "The Mongoose", is a member of the Belgian club "Oyben" after his absence from the 2018 World Cup due to injury.

"I do not want to set limits to the aspirations of the team in the African Championship," Gerees said in a previous media statement, adding that reaching the semi-finals was "a clear desire and goal … but why set limits?"

The list of "Carthage Eagles" a surprise of the caliber, was the exclusion of Gereis of left-back Ali Maaloul (Al-Ahly Egyptian) without mentioning the reasons, and compensation Karim Awadi.

Tunisia, crowned with the continental title in 2004, are in the African Cup of Nations, which Egypt hosts from June 21 to July 19, in Group E, which also includes Mali, Mauritania and Angola.

The following is the composition:

Goalkeepers: Farouk Ben Mustapha (Saudi Youth), Moez Ben Sherifia (Esperance), Moez Hassan (Nice French).

In the defense line: Naseem Henid (Sfaxien), Yassin Meriah (Olympiakos of Greece), Dylan Braun (Lagnoise of Belgium), Mohammed Drager (Paderborn of Germany) ), Karim Al-Awadi (Star of the Sahel), Rami Al-Badawi (Saudi Faiha).

In the midfield: El Ferjani Sassi (Zamalek), Elias Sukhairi (Montpellier), Gailan Shaalali (Esperance), Marc Lamti (Bayer Leverkusen)

On the front line: Bassam Sarrafi (Nice, France), Anis Al-Badri, Yassine Al-Khneisi (Esperance), Wahbi Al-Khazri (Saint Etienne), Firas Shawat (Sfaxien).

Source: Agencies

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