In Marseille since Sunday, the lair of the Indomitable Lions hosted nearly fifteen players already in the preparation of the shock of the first day of the last round of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers. Several players are still expected especially Eric-Maxim Choupo-Moting, Vincent Aboubakar and the two team captains.
Unavailable for the September consolidation, Clinton Njie could still be withdrawn from the match of the first day of the last round of qualifiers for the World Cup Russia 2018, scheduled in Algiers on 09 October, against the Fennecs. Injured in training last Saturday, the striker of Olympique Marseille has not yet shown himself to the national team camp grouping the players, which is in the city where the 22-year-old is evolving in Ligue 1 of France.
Yet the den is gradually taking shape since Sunday in Marseille. And it is with a group of a dozen players that Hugo Broos started some light training. This afternoon, the 16 players already had their first real contact.
“The atmosphere is very good this morning. We read on the faces of each other, everyone is really happy to be here. This is normal; since it is always an honor to defend his country. earlier we ate together, we had fun with each other, “says a source within the team.
In addition to Clinton Njie , six other players are therefore expected. They include the two captains, Eric-Maxim Choupo-Moting and Vincent Aboubakar; Aurélien Chedjou; Ambroise Oyongo; Fai Collins; and Benjamin Moukandjo who scored on Sunday during the defeat of his club Lorient, beaten 2-1 at Nice.