By Angu Lesley
Football Writer kick442.com-Cameroon
The head coach of the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon António Conceição Da Silva Oliveira has reduced Cameroon’s squad of 37 players squad to 25 players expected in camp this month for the country’s match-day five and six AFCON qualifiers against Rwanda and Cape Verde.
The Portuguese trainer who already had to do without suspended Andre Onana of Ajax Amsterdam and injured Ambroise Oyongo Bitolo must find a way of winning without Choupo-Moting, Christian Bassogog, Njie Clinton, Kunde Malong amongst others dropped from the pre-selected list.
Recalled PWD’s Haschou and Jean Effala Konguep plying his trade in Nigeria keep their place in the goalkeeping department alongside 2017 AFCON winner Fabrice Ondoa and AS Vita man of the moment Simon Omossola.
The new squad also includes Jonathan Ngwem who wasn’t preselected but has convinced with his recent performances at Egyptian side El Gouna.
The 25-man squad has four goalkeepers, nine defenders, ten midfielders and eleven forwards.
Cameroon-based forward Ako Assomo of As Fortuna, defender Meyapa Fongain of Fauve Azur Elite and goalkeeper Haschou Kerrido of PWD.
1) Ondoa Fabrice (KV Ostende-Croatia )
2)Simon Omossola-( Vita Club-DR Congo)
3) Haschou Kerrido (PWD Bamenda-Cameroon)
4) Jean Efala- (Akwa United- Nigeria)
6) Onguene Jerome ( Genoa FC-Italy)
7) Bagnack Macky (Partizan Belgrade-Serbia)
8) Moukoudi Harold (AS Saint Etienne-France)
9) Meyapa Fongain (Fauve Azur-Cameroon)
10)Fabrice Gael Ngah-Ceramica Cleopatra FC-Egypt
11) Mbaizo Olivier (Union Philadelphia-USA)
12) Serge Leuko (Waasland-Beveren)
13)Ngwem II Jonathan – El Gouna, Egypt
14) Zambo Anguissa (Fulham)
15) Neyou Yvan (Saint Etienne)
16) Onana Jean (Royal Mouscron)
17) Djoum Arnaud (Al Raed-Saudi Arabia)
18) Oum Gouet (Altach)
19)Martin Hongla (Royal Antwerp – Belgium)
20) Toko Ekambi (Lyon)
21) Ako Assomo-(AS Fortuna-Cameroon)
22) Moumi Ngamaleu (Young Boys-Switzerland )
23) Tabekou Serge (Royal Mouscron-Belgium )
24) Aboubakar Vincent (Besiktas-Turkey)
25) Stephane Bahoken-(SCO Angers – France)
Cameroon is expected to face Cape Verde on March 22 in Pria and Rwanda at the Japoma Stadium in Douala four days later during the next FIFA international window to seal qualification for the the 2021 AFCON tournament on home soil.
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