Sadio Mane set to headline Senegal’s 23-man squad
- The Liverpool striker will headline star-studded Senegal.
- The Terenga lions will face Kenya, Algeria and Tanzania in Group C.
Senegal have released their 23-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
The Terenga Lions' will hope to replicate their 2002 successes when they finished as runners up and their Group C rivals - Kenya, Algeria and Tanzania don't seem to be indomitable too.
Senegal begin their campaign on June 23, facing Taifa stars (Tanzania).
Senegal's full squad:
Goalkeepers: Abdoulaye Diallo (Rennes, France), Alfred Gomis (Spal, Italy) and Edouard Mendy (Reims, France)
Defenders: Kalidou Koulibaly (Napoli, Italy), Moussa Wague (FC Barcelona, Spain), Pape Abdou Cisse (Olympiacos, Greece), Salif Sane (Schalke, Germany), Youssouf Sabaly (Bordeaux,France), Lamine Gassama (Goztepe, Turkey), Saliou Ciss (Valenciennes, France), and Cheikhou Kouyate (Crystal Palace, England)
Midfielders: Alfred Ndiaye (Malaga, Spain), Santy Ngom (Nancy, France), Idrissa Gana Gueye (Everton, England), Keprin Diatta (Club Brugge, Belgium), Pape Alioune Ndiaye (Galatasaray, Turkey), Sidy Sarr (Lorient, France) and Henri Saivet (Bursaspor, Turkey).
Forwards: Ismaila Sarr (Rennes, France), Keita Balde (Inter Milan, Italy), Mbye Niang (Rennes, France), Moussa Konate (Amiens, France), Mbaye Diagne (Galatasaray, Turkey), Sada Thioub (Nimes, France), Sadio Mane (Liverpool, England)