Aliou Cissé has published a list of 26 players, this Friday, June 2, 2023 for the next matches of the Senegal team. The “Lions” coach called in several “Mundialists” who had missed the last rally in March. They are Abdou Diallo, Nicolas Jackson and Cheikhou Kouyaté. Bamba Dieng and Edouard Mendy are absent from the list.
After having validated his ticket for the next Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) 2024, national coach Aliou Cissé unveiled this Friday, June 2, the list of players who will face Benin with the 5th day of the CAN 2024 playoffs and against Brazil.
Aliou Cissé called on several «Mundialists» who had missed the last «Lions» rally, due to injuries. This is the case of Abdou Diallo, Ismail Jakobs and Sheikh Kouyaté.
Lorient’s Bamba Dieng and goaltender Edouard Mendy are not on the roster of 26 players.
For the June window, Senegal will travel to Cotonou on 17 June to face Benin. The gang to Sadio Mané will challenge Brazil in a friendly on 20 June in Lisbon.