30 year old US based Cameroonian defender Estelle Johnson, has been called up for the first time in the lionesses den by Coach Alain Djeumfa, as the lionesses embark their fifth preparatory camp ahead of the 2019 Women’s world cup scheduled in France. Less than two months to the competition, coach Alain Djeumfa and girls will get into their last phase of preparations, with the first camping scheduled for the CAF excellence center in Mbakomo from the 7 to the 14 of May 2019, before they head to Madrid, in Spain for another camping that will run from May 15, to June 6, 2019.
Coach Alain Djeumfa has summoned 26 players for the last phase of preparations, with a first called up handed to Sky Blue FC defender, Estelle Johnson. Kick442.com on April 3, 2019, reported that the former Western New York Flash, Sydney FC and Washington spirit defender was closing in on the lionesses Den. Estelle Johnson was born in the US to a Cameroonian Father and a US mother. Her called up is a new chapter in her career.
Another US born Lioness, Michaela Abam, also makes it into the list of 26. The 21 year old recently obtain her Cameroonian passport, and can now make her competitive debut. She was part of the lionesses in the last AFCON, but didn’t feature in the tournament.
For the complete list of 26 players called up, Coach Alain Djeumfa has gone in for three goalkeepers, eight defenders, seven midfielders and eight attackers.
Ngo Ndom Annette (Amazon FAP yaounde)
Omgmaham Marthe (Awa Girls football of yaounde)
Mambingo Mambingo Isabelle Mirelle (Sunshine Queens of Nigeria)
Ejangue Siliki Augustine (Arna Bjornar in Norway)
Meffometou Tcheno Claudine Falone (Guingamp in France)
Leuko Chibosso Yvonne (Strasbourg in France)
Sonkeng Ysis Amarielle (Amazon FAP yaounde)
Mani Christine Patience (AS Lorraine in France)
Awono Marie Aurielle (Dijon in France)
Mayi Kith Easther (Montpellier in France)
Estelle Laura Johnson (Sky Blue FC USA)
Feudjio Tchuanyo Raissa (Tenerife in Spain)
Meyong Menene Charlene (Louves Minproff of Yaounde)
Ngo Mbeleck Genevive (Amazon FAP yaounde)
Abena Ninon Therese Catherine (Louves Minproff of Yaounde)
Ngock Yango Grace (Saint Malo in France)
Ngo Ndoumbouck Marlyse (AS Nancy France)
Abam Michaela Batya (Paris FC in France)
Aboudi Onguene Gabrielle (CSKA Moscou in Russia)
Akaba Edoa Henriette Michelle (Amazon FAP yaounde)
Enganamouit Gaelle Deborah
Ngono Mani Madeleine Michelle (Ambilly FC France)
Takounda Engolo Alexandra (Éclair Filles de Sa’a)
Nchout Njoya Ajara (Valerenga in Norway)
Mpeh Bessong (Louves Minproff of Yaounde)
Ada Jacquette (Amed sport in Turkey).
The 2019 Women’s world cup in France will be the first competitive tournament since Alain Djeumfa took over as head coach of the indomitable lionesses. Cameroon is paired in Group E, alongside Netherland, Canada and New Zealand.