AFCON Gambia names squad for AFCON 2023 revealed

Gambia AFCON 2023

Gambia head coach Tom Saintfiet has named a 27-man squad for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations which starts in six days in Côte d’Ivoire.

The Belgian gaffer waited for some key players which were carrying injuries to be back to their best level physically before revaling his squad for the tournament.

Therefore, Musa Barrow and Ebrima Colley who were a doubt for the competition are all named in this squad.

The Scorpions are in Group C alongside Cameroon, Senegal and Guinea.

Gambia squad for AFCON 2023

Goalkeepers: Modou Jobe (Musanze, Rwanda), Baboucarr Gaye (Lokomotiv Sofia, Bulgaria), Lamin Sarr (Eskilsminne, Sweden).

Defenders: Dawda Ngum (Ariana, Sweden), Omar Colley (Besiktas, Turkey), James Gomez (Sparta Prague), Ibou Touray (Stockport County, England), Noah Sonko Sundberg (Ludogorets, Bulgaria), Jacob Mendy (Wrexham, Wales), Saidy Janko (Young Boys, Switzerland), Muhammed Sanneh (Banik Ostrava, Czech Republic), Bubacarr Sanneh (Unattached).

Midfielders: Hamza Barry (Vejle, Denmark), Ablie Jallow (Metz, France), Sulayman Marreh (Unattached), Ebou Adams (Cardiff City, Wales), Sanyang Abdoulie (Grenoble, France), Alasana Manneh (Odense, Denmark), Ebrima Darboe (LASK, Austria), Yusupha Bobb (KACM Marrakech, Morocco).

Forwards: Alieu Fadera (Genk, Belgium), Assan Ceesay (Damac, Saudi Arabia), Musa Barrow (Al Taawoun, Saudi Arabia), Ebrima Colley (Young Boys, Switzerland), Yankuba Minteh (Feyenoord, Netherlands), Muhammed Badamosi (Al Hazem, Saudi Arabia), Ali Sowe (Ankaragucu, Turkey).


Aimé ATTI is a bilingual journalist who breathes football and shares his passion on Africa Top Sports

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