It is the clash of giants as Cote d’ Ivoire welcome Cameroon at Stade Olympique d’Ebimpe d’Abidjan on Monday evening in a Group D contest.
The Elephants started the race with an away goalless draw against Mozambique whereas Cameroon got off to a flying start after beating Malawi 2-0.
Cote d’Ivoire coach Patrice Baumelle should surely be looking forward to a home win.
Cameroon have since released their starting line up with four players dropped from the squad that beat Malawi.
Bayern Munich strikerMaxim Choupo Moting, Toko-Ekambi Karl, Kunde Malong, Mbaizo Olivier and Harold Moukoundi will start from the bench.
Their starting Xi places have since been taken up by Zambo, Christian Bassogog, Kunde, Dawa and Collins Fai.
Cote d’Ivoire (previous): Sylvain Gbohouo; Hassane Kamara, Odilon, Kossounou, Ghislain Konan, Max Gradel, Serey Die, Ibrahim Sangaré, Sinaly Diomande, Habib Maiga, Sebastian Haller y Jean Evrard.
Cameroon: Epassy Devis, Michel Ngadeu, Tchamba, Harold Moukoudi, Dawa, Martin Hongla, Kunde, Zambo, Ngamaleu Moumi, Christian Bassogog, Vincent Aboubakar