The list of players selected to represent Côte d’Ivoire at the 2023 Maurice Revello Tournament (ex-Toulon International Hopes Festival) is known.
For this 49e edition which takes place in France from June 5 to 18, 2023, the Ivory Coast called up 21 U20 players. In the group led by Ludovic Batelli, the National Technical Director (DTN), there are mainly local players (11), with a predominance in favor of residents of the SOA (5).
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A Chelsea goalscorer in the squad
Note also the presence of a substantially equal proportion of members of foreign clubs (10). Among these, we can mention the 20-year-old center-forward Datro Fofana (Chelsea, England), already called up with the A (two caps), as well as goalkeeper Mohamed Koné, freshly crowned Ligue 2 champion in France with Le Havre. Defender Michel Junior Diaz (FC Nantes, France) and young winger Yassine Touré (Leicester, England), son of legend Kolo Touré, will also be there.
Housed in Group C, Côte d’Ivoire, which is aiming for a second title after that of 2010, entered the competition on Wednesday against Panama. The baby elephants will then measure themselves against the Morocco on June 10 and will play their last group game against Japan on June 13.
The list of 21 from Ivory Coast for the Maurice Revello Tournament 2023
Guardians: Kone Mohamed (Le Havre, France), Kombo Ulrich Landry (FC San Pedro, Ivory Coast)
Defenders: Zogbe Luc (Lys Sassandra, Ivory Coast), Samassi Kareen Aziz (SOA, Ivory Coast), Diaz Michel Junior (FC Nantes, France), Yabre Mohamed (SOA, Ivory Coast), Sylla Aboubacar (OH Louvain , Belgium), Agnikoi Eroine (Abidjan Stadium, Ivory Coast), Assane Souleymane Ouedraogo (FC San Pedro, Ivory Coast)
Midfielders: Camara Sidiki (Servette Geneve, Switzerland), Cissé Isaac (SOA, Ivory Coast), Nguessan Jean Kouadio (Nîmes Olympique, France), Diabaté Ibrahim (Sol FC, Ivory Coast), Doumbia Arafat (SOA, Ivory Coast), Ivory), Fofana Ibrahim Cheick Junior (Amiens, France)
Forwards: Konaté Abdraman (FC San Pedro, Ivory Coast), Sogodogo Yaya (SOA, Ivory Coast), Fofana Datro David (Chelsea, England), Koffi Ndri Philippe (Le Mans, France), Goure Bi Fernand (Ujpest FC, Hungary), Toure Yassin (Leicester, England)