28, August 2017
The coach of the Indomitable Lions, Hugo Broos started preparations for the double confrontation against the Super Eagles of Nigeria today Monday, August 28, 2017 on the grounds of the military stadium in Yaoundé counting for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers with only 10 players.
Cameroon Concord News understands that of the 23 pre-selected players, only ten have so far responded and they include Georges Mandjeck, Adolphe Teikeu, Jules Goda, Castelleto Jean Charles, Fabrice Olinga, Arnaud Djoum, Benjamin Moukandjo, Christian Bassogog, Georges Bokwe and Frantz Pangop- the only local player among the troops.
With this reduced staff, the technical crew carried out a minor training session today Monday pending the arrival tomorrow Tuesday of a large wave of players. Captain Benjamin Moukandjo and his team-mates will hold an intensive practice session tomorrow at the Mont Febe hotel and then to the military stadium.
Our senior football correspondent say the African champions will leave for Nigeria on Thursday, 31 August, 24 hours before the first leg of the double confrontation against the Super Eagles of Nigeria. The return leg is scheduled to take place in Yaoundé on Monday the 4th of September from 18:30 at the Ahmadou Ahidjo stadium.
By Sonne Peter
Cameroon Concord News