DR Congo Head Coach, Florent Ibengé, has named ex-Arsenal schoolboy Benik Afobe, ex-Chelsea winger Gaël Kakuta, Everton’s Yannick Bolasie, Newcastle United’s Chancel Mbemba and 28 others for this month’s international friendly against the Super Eagles of Nigeria, AOIFootball.com reports.
The Fédération Congolaise de Football-Association (FECOFA) announced the 32-man provisional roster for the trip to Port Harcourt which contains three goalkeepers, ten defenders, seven midfielders and twelve strikers.
The Black Leopards will breeze into Port Harcourt on the 25th of this month, three days to the match.
Goalkeepers: Joël Kiassumbua, Nicaise Kudimbana, Parfait Mandanda
Defenders : Issama Mpeko, Jordan Ikoko, Arthur Masuaku, Fabrice Nsakala, Glody Ngonda, Wilfied Monke, Christian Luyindama, Chris Mavinga, Yannick Bangala Litombo, Gabriel Zakuani
Midfielders: Chancel Mbemba, Jacques Maghoma, Taguy Ndombele, Aron Tshibola, Neeskens Kebano, Paul Jose Mpoku, Gael Kakuta
Strikers: Yannick Bolasie, Mubele Ndombe, Chadrack Akolo, Harrison Manzala, Jordan Botaka, Yeni N’Gbakoto, Cedric Bakambu, Britt Assombalonga, Benik Afobe, Kabongo Kasongo, Ben Malango, Rick Tulenge.