The Democratic Republic of Congo head coach, Florent Ibengé, has named the 32-man squad that will face the Super Eagles on May 28 in Port Harcourt.
Former Arsenal player, Benik Afobe, ex-Chelsea winger Gaël Kakuta, Everton’s Yannick Bolasie, Newcastle United’s Chancel Mbemba led the array of the DR. Congo stars ahead of the international friendly.
The Black Leopards are expected to arrive in Port Harcourt May 25 putting paid to earlier rumours of a possible boycott of the game due to the dreaded Ebola virus in DR. Congo.
Goalkeepers: Joël Kiassumbua, Nicaise Kudimbana, Parfait Mandanda
Defenders : Issama Mpeko, Jordan Ikoko, Arthur Masuaku, Fabrice Nsakala, Glody Ngonda, Wilfied Monke, Christian Luyindama, Chris Mavinga, Yannick Bangala Litombo, Gabriel Zakuani
Midfielders: Chancel Mbemba, Jacques Maghoma, Taguy Ndombele, Aron Tshibola, Neeskens Kebano, Paul Jose Mpoku, Gael Kakuta
Strikers: Yannick Bolasie, Mubele Ndombe, Chadrack Akolo, Harrison Manzala, Jordan Botaka, Yeni N’Gbakoto, Cedric Bakambu, Britt Assombalonga, Benik Afobe, Kabongo Kasongo, Ben Malango, Rick Tulenge.