For next October 11 against Gabon, Michel Dussuyer has summoned players who are all club residents. We thus notice the absence of captain Stéphane Sessegnon for the moment without a club. As for the goalkeepers, the coach just calls on the two tenors that are Fabien Farnolle and Saturnin Allagbé. We also note the return of Khaled Adenon and the firsts of Ahlinvi Matteo of Nîmes Olympique (Ligue 1, France) then of Yohan Roche of Rodez AF (Ligue 2, France).
The list of 23 retained by Dussuyer
Goalkeepers: Fabien Farnolle (BB Erzurmuspor, Turkey), Saturnin Allagbe (Niort, France)
Defenders: Adenon Abdoul Khaled (US Avranches, France), Olivier Verdon (Ludogorets, Bulgaria), Yohan Roche (Rodez AF, France), Youssouf Assogba (Amiens, France), Cédric Hountondji (Clermont, France), Seidou Baraze (SC Schiltigheim , France), Emmanuel Imorou (Thonon Évian, France), Moïse Adilehou (NAC, Netherlands)
Midfielder: Jordan Adéoti (Sarpsborg 08 FF, Norway), Mama Seibou (SC Toulon, France), Anaane Tidjani (Menemen Spor, Turkey), Sessi D’Almeida (Valenciennes, France), Rodrigue Kossi (Club Africain, Tunisia) , Ahlinvi Matteo (Nîmes Olympique, France)
Forwards: Mickaël Poté (Bandirmaspor, Turkey), Steve Mounié (Brest, France), Jodel Dossou (Clermont, France), Marcellin Koukpo (CR Belouziad, Algeria), Cebio Soukou (Arminia Bielfield, Germany), David Djigla (Chamois Niortais, France), Charbel Gomez (Amiens SC, France)