AFCON 2021: Nigerian Players Missing As CAF Announces Tournament’s Best Eleven
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has introduced the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, Best XI. CAF introduced the 2021 AFCON Best XI in a tweet through their Twitter page following the realization of the event in Egypt on Sunday night. No Nigerian players made the Best XI and the reserve bench, inclusive of Moses Simon, who had an remarkable event.
Cameroon had 4 gamers in the squad with the goalkeeper of the event; Edouard Mendy, Saliou Ciss, Nampalys Mendy and Most Valuable Player Sadio Mane most of the Best X1.
Recall that the Teranga Lions of Senegal defeated Egypt 4-2 on consequences withinside the AFCON very last on the weekend in Yaoundé’s Olembé stadium in Cameroon.
The AFCON 2021 final tie led to a zero-zero draw after one hundred twenty minutes.
Sadio Mane scored the triumphing penalty for Senegal towards Egypt to make certain they win their first-ever AFCON.
See the whole listing below:
Best XI: Mendy, Hakimi, Abdelmonem, Tapsoba, Ciss, N.Mendy, Toure, Elneny, Salah, Aboubakar and Mane.
Substitutes: Andre Onana, Collins Fai, Kalidou Koulibaly, Mahmoud Hamdy, Ahmed Abo Elfetouh, Andre Anguissa, Youssouf M’Changama, Bertrand Traore, Sofiane Boufal, Toko Ekambi, Famara Diedhiou.