Congo Brazzaville squad to face Eswatini in the 2021 African Cup of Nations on March 26 and 31 has been released.
The Red Devils coach Valdo has recalled veteran Thievy Bifouma as well as naming new four debutantes. The fresh call ups include Bradlye Mazikou, Sena Miague, Warren Tchibembe and Erwann Ofouya.
Valdo has also included Merveil Ndockyt and Mavis Tchibota who had been suspended by the Congolese FA for turning down a call up to face Thailand ina friendly match.
Congo are currently second in Pool I with three points after two rounds. Senegal top the pool with six points, Guinea Bissau are third with three points while eSwatini have not picked any point yet.
Congo provisional squad:
Goalkeepers: Christoffer Mafoumbi (Morecambe, England), Erwann Ofouya (AS Blainville, Canada), Pavhel Ndzila (Etoile du Congo), Perrauld Ndinga (AS Otoho).
Defenders: Fernand Mayembo (Le Havre, France), Baron Kibamba (Seville Atletico, Spain), Beranger Itoua (Sohar FC, Oman), Cosme Atoni Mavoungou (JST), Ravy Tsouka (Helsingborgds IF, Sweden), Prince Mouandza Mapata (Devils Blacks), Bradley Mazikou (CSKA Sofia, Bulgaria), Dimitri Bissiki (AS Otoho), Sena Miangué (Standard Liège, Belgium).
Midfielders: Junior Loussoukou (Stade Tunisien, Tunisia), Warren Tchimbémbé (Troyes, France), Gaius Makouta (Beroe Stara Zagora, Bulgaria), Randi Goteni (Dunkirk, France), Scott Bitsindou (Lommel, Belgium), Harvy Itali Ossété (Black Devils), Prince Obongo (Black Devils), Hardy Samarange Binguila (Black Devils), Junior Makiessé (US Tataouine, Tunisia), Yohan Andzouana (Roeselare, Belgium).
Forwards: Thievy Bifouma (Yeni Malatyaspor, Turkey), Mavis Tchibota (Lugodorets, Bulgaria), Elvia Ipamy (TP Mazembe, DRC), Yann Moukombo (Etoile du Congo), Silvère Ganvoula (Bochum, Germany), Merveil Ndockyt (NK Osijek, Croatia) Prince Ibara (Beerchot, Belgium).