Sabri Lamouchi has named his 23-man squad for the second leg of Côte d'Ivoire's CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Senegal, with injured forward Salomon Kalou missing out.
A virtual reserve Côte d'Ivoire side cruised to a 2-0 win over Angola today in a lacklustre Group B match at the 2012 CAF Africa Cup of Nations.
Nadir Belhadj slotted home the winning penalty as Al-Sadd won 5-3 in the shoot-out that followed a goalless draw with Kashiwa Reysol in the match for third place at Japan 2011.
Al-Sadd coach Jorge Fossati and his charges Kader Keita and Mamadou Niang have discussed the Qataris’ inability to contend with Barcelona and their experience so far in Japan.
Al Sadd's African forwards, Kader Keita and Mamadou Niang, speak to FIFA.com about becoming champions of Asia, their chemistry and the club's prospects of making an impact at Japan 2011.
Defensive specialists Esperance take on an Al Sadd team boasting a formidable attack in an intriguing quarter-final, with the winners advancing to encounter Pep Guardiola’s star-studded cast.