Cameroon National team coach, Volker Finke revealed the list of the 28 players who could find themselves among travelers to the World Cup in Brazil this summer. Cameroon team will be led by Chelsea striker Samuel Eto’o, while two reserves have been named also.
Volker Finke decided for the players who play in Europe, and on the list of the 28 players even 26 of them play in clubs in Europe. The only two who play out of Europe are Loïc Feudjou and Cedric Djeugoue Coton .
Most players from the list are playing in France, and on the list there are not any major surprises. Less surprising is a call of the 18-year-old attacker Fabrice Olinga who plays for Malaga on a loan from Waregem. Olinga played only eight games this season.
The final list of 23 players for the World Cup where Cameroon will play against Croatian, Brazil and Mexico, Finke will release in late May.
Candidates for the World Cup:
Goalkeepers: Charles Itandje (Konyaspor), Guy Rolland Ndy Assemble (Guingamp), Loïc Feudjou (Coton Sport)
Defenders: Allan Nyom (Granada), Dany Nounkeu (Besiktas), Cedric Djeugoue (Coton Sport), Aurélien Chedjou (Galatasaray), Nicolas Nkoulou (OM), Jean-Armel Kana-Biyik (Rennes), Henri Bedimo (Lyon), Benoit Assou-Ekotto (QPR), Gaëtan Bong (Olympiakos)
Midfielders: Eyon Enoch (Antalyaspor), Jean II Makoun (Rennes), Joel Matip (Schalke), Stephane Mbia (Sevilla), Landry Nguema (Bordeaux), Alex Song (Barcelona), Raoul Loe (Osasuna), Edgar Salli (Lens )
Forwards: Samuel Eto’o (Chelsea), Eric Maxim Choupo Moting (Mainz), Benjamin Moukandjo (Nancy), Vincent Aboubakar (Lorient), Achille Webo (Fenerbahce), Mohamadou Idrissou (Kaiserslautern), Fabrice Olinga (Malaga)
Reserves: Frank Bagnack (FC Barcelona), Christian Zock (Cosmos Bafia)