Ibrahim recently has named Eric Bailly the Manchester United in his team for the qualification of Africa Cup of Nations (ACN) out to Guinea. Bailly is at the defender position in the team. On 6th of October he was last seen on the ground and that time also he substituted by another player just after 19 minutes. The match was opposite Newcastle United. The other one who is in the squad is Souleymane Doumbia from France. This is the first time has received the call from Elephants. He has played 20 and 21 level in France.
Accept Yakou Meite and Bailly, the other players got placed in the team and are from English-origin are: Serge Aurier, Jonathan Kodjia, Jean-Michael Seri and Wilfried Zaha. The other one who has got the place in the team for the first time is El Hadji Moustapha Dante, the Goalkeeper.
The names of new Ivory Coast team
- The goalkeepers in team are
El Hadje Moustapha Dante, Ali Badra Singer and Sylvain Gbohouo. The Defenders In the team are: the very first Eric Bailly, Mamadou Bakayoko, Wilfried Kanon, Ghislain Konan, Jean Philippe, Cheick Comara, Souleymane Doumbia and Serge Aurier.
- The midfielders in the team are
Yacou Méïté, Serey Die, Cheick Doukouré, Franck Kessie, Victorien Angban and Jean Michel Seri. The Strikers in the team are: Roger Assale, Vakoun Bayo, Nicolas Pepe Max Gradel, Wilfried Zaha and Jonathan Kodjia.