AFCON 2017 Egypt name 27-man provisional squad for AFCON

The coach of the Egyptian national team, Hector Cuper has announced a 27-man provisional squad for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.

  • Published:
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Egypt have named a 27-man squad for the continental showpiece to be staged in Gabon in January 2017.

Some of the notable names on the list are AS Roma ace Mohamed Salah, Mohamed El Neny of Arsenal and the good old Essam El-Hadary.

The squad will be trimmed to 23 for the 2017 Africa cup of Nations in Gabon.

READ MORE: Latif Blessing: Big privilege to be part of the Black Stars

The Pharoahs of Egypt have been drawn in group D with Ghana,  Mali and Uganda.  Egypt's provisional squad for 2017 Africa Cup of Nations: Goalkeepers: Ahmed El-Shennawi (Zamalek), Essam El-Hadary (Wadi Degla), Hassan Awad (Ismaily) and Sherif Ekramy (Ahly).

Defenders: Ahmed Dwidar (Zamalek), Ahmed Elmohamady (Hull City, England), Ahmed Fathi (Ahly), Ahmed Hegazy (Ahly), Ali Gabr (Zamalek), Hamada Tolba (Masry), Karim Hafez (Nice, France), Mohamed Abdel-Shafi (Ahly Jeddah, Saudi Arabia), Omar Gaber (FC Basel, Switzerland) and Saad Samir (Ahly). Midfielders: Abdallah El-Said (Ahly), Ahmed Gomaa (Masry), Amr Warda (Panetolikos, Greece), Ibrahim Salah (Zamalek), Mahmoud 'Trezeguet' Hassan (Mouscron, Belgium), Mohamed Elneny (Arsenal, England), Mohamed Ibrahim (Zamalek) and Tarek Hamed (Zamalek),

Forwards: Ahmed Hassan 'Kouka' (Braga, Portugal), Mahmoud Abdel-Moneim 'Kahraba' (Ahly Jeddah, Saudi Arabia), Marwan Mohsen (Ahly), Mohamed Salah (AS Roma, Italy) and Ramadan Sobhi (Stoke City, England)

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Sad News Yaw Preko's brother is deadbullet
2 In USA Young Ghanaian coach Kofi Nti dies in church after collapsebullet
3 Sex Scandal Top GFA officials suspended by FIFA for sexual harassmentbullet
4 Ghana Premier League Referee banned for the rest of the seasonbullet
5 No Black Stars Game Andre Ayew trains at West Ham United during...bullet
6 English Championship Ghanaian defender Andy Yiadom named in...bullet
7 Italian Connection Huge crowd mob Michael Essien's wife at Comobullet
8 Black Stars Indonesia government to use Michael Essien to...bullet
9 Sudanese League Abednego Tetteh scores brace for Al Hilalbullet
10 Ghanaian Players Abroad Harrison Afful makes MLS Team...bullet

Top Videos

1 Hearts 1-0 Kotoko This footage vindicates referee Samuel Sukahbullet
2 Video Kevin-Prince Boateng is worshipped in Las Palmas as god!bullet
3 Video Top ten best goals ever by Ghanaians in the Bundesligabullet
4 Video Anas Mohammed thanks his wife & girlfriend in man of the...bullet
5 Video The bizarre penalty decision that landed ref J.O Lamptey...bullet
6 Video Watch the goals scored as Hearts earn first league victorybullet
7 Video Watch KP Boateng's magnificent goal against Real Madridbullet
8 Video Hearts 1-0 Kotoko - highlightsbullet
9 Video Juju scandal rocks Africa U-20 Championship finalbullet
10 Black Queens Germany 11-0 Ghanabullet

Sports