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Mauritania name 24-man squad for Black Stars friendly

By Vincent Ashitey
Mauritania name 24-man squad for Black Stars friendly
Mauritania name 24-man squad for Black Stars friendly

Mauritania has named a 24-man squad for a friendly encounter with the Black Stars on Tuesday, March 26 at the Accra Sports Stadium.

The friendly will come three days after the Ghana-Kenya match in the final Group F match of AFCON 2019 qualification.

Both Ghana and Mauritania have already qualified for the Nations Cup which will be staged in Egypt in June this year.

Coach Corentin Martins and his team have made history by qualifying for AFCON for the first time.

Both teams will use the friendly to access readiness for AFCON 2019 in Egypt which is a few months away.

Mauritania squad below:

Goalkeepers: Souleimane Brahim (FC Nouadhibou), Boubacar Salahdin (FC TEVRAGH-Zeina), Babacar Diop (AS Police)

Defenders: Bakary N' Diaye (Difaâ Hassani El Jadidi / Morocco), Saly Sarr (Servette FC / Switzerland), Harouna Abu Demba (Grenoble Football 38 / France), Issa Samba (AJ Auxerre / France), El Mostapha Diaw (Nouakchott King's), Aly Abeid (Deportiva Alcorcón / Spain), Abdul Thiam (us orléans / France)

Midfielders: Hassen El Id (Real Valladolid / Spain), Khassa Camara (Xanthi FC / Greece), Mohamed Dellah Yali (Drb Tadjenanet / Algeria), Dialo Guidilèye (Elazığspor Kulübü / Turkey), Abdoulaye Gaye (FC Nouadhibou) ), Alassane Diop (Hajer FC / Saudi Arabia), Ibréhima Coulibaly (Grenoble Football 38 / France)

Attackers: Adama Ba (Giresunspor Kulübü / Turkey), Ismail Diakhite (US Tataouine / Tunisia), Amadou Niass (Salam Zgharta / Lebanon), Khalil Moulay Ahmed Bessam (AS Gabès / Tunisia), Mohamed Abdallahi Soudani (Drb) Tadjenanet / Algeria), Hemeye Tanjy (FC Nouadhibou), Souleymane Anne (FC AURILLAC CRAIGIEBURN CA / France)

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