South Sudan include two KPL players for AFCON Preps
South Sudan include two KPL players for AFCON Preps
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South Sudan include two KPL players for AFCON Preps

South Sudan head coach Ashu Cyprian Besong has included two Kenyan Premier League players in their 32-man squad for 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Seychelles.

The two of Tusker FC striker David Majak and Kariobangi Sharks defender John Kuol Chol are part of the foreign legion slated to hit camp on 20th this month with the local-based players reporting two days earlier.

South Sudan will host Seychelles in the first leg of the preliminary round on October 7th in Khartoum before the return leg on October 15th in Victoria.

According to information on their portal, South Sudan Football Association (SSFA), Francis Amin Michael said they are determined to qualify for the group stage of the 2021 Afcon qualifiers.

If Sudan beat Seychelles, they will join Burkina Faso, Uganda and Malawi in Group B of the qualifiers with the group stage of the qualifiers set to kick off on November 11th.

The Bright Star was eliminated 2-1 on aggregate last week by Equatorial Guinea in the preliminary stage of the FIFA World Cup 2022.

Full Squad

  • Ramadan John Mayik
  • Majak Mawith
  • Emmanuel Rubangakene
  • John Kuol Chol
  • Michael Bernard Timateo Agele
  • Ruon Tongyik
  • Mathiang Mathiang
  • Santino Deng Deng
  • Peter Maker Manyang
  • Maker Maker
  • Peter Deng
  • David Omot Sebit
  • Friday Zico
  • Dominic Angelo Kornelid
  • Jackson Moran
  • Koang Thok Kerjok
  • Dhour Chol
  • Emmanuel Thomas
  • Peter Chol Bentiu
  • Dominic Abui Pretino
  • Atak Lual
  • Jose Kutch Nyuar
  • Jimmy Michael Omer
  • Abraham Majok
  • Daluri Denis
  • Yacoub Mustafa
  • Tokmac Nguen
  • Kenny Athiu
  • Khamis Leon Uso
  • David Majak
  • William Akio
  • Makueth Wol

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