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Last Updated: Thursday, 10 January 2008, 16:02 GMT
Pfister chooses squad for Ghana
Cameroon coach Otto Pfister
Cameroon coach Otto Pfister has named his final squad for the Nations Cup
Cameroon's German coach Otto Pfister named his 23-man squad on Thursday for the Africa Cup of Nations which kicks off in Ghana on 20 January.

The list includes Barcelona's Samuel Eto'o, who has been excused from their training camp in Burkina Faso under an agreement with the Spanish club.

"He's in very good form and will not have any problem integrating into the squad in Ghana," Pfister said.

The players are expected to return home next week before leaving for Ghana.

The Indomitable Lions open their Group C campaign against Egypt on 22 January before games again Zambia and Sudan.

Cameroon Squad:

Goalkeepers: Kameni Idriss Carlos (Espanyol, Spain), Hamidou Souleymanou (Denizlispor, Turkey), Janvier Mbarga (Canon Sportif)

Defenders: Rigobert Song (Galatasaray, Turkey), Andre Bikey (Reading, England), Timothee Atouba (Hamburg, Germany), Bill Tchato (Qatar Sport, Qatar), Benoit Angbwa (Saturn, Russia), Gilles Augustin Binya (Benfica, Portugal)

Midfielders: Geremi (Newcastle United, England), Alexandre Song (Arsenal, England), Achille Emana (Toulouse, France), Jean Joel Epalle (Vfl Bochum, Germany), Jean Makoun (Lille, France), Landry Nguemo (Nancy, France), Modeste Mbami (Olympique Marseille, France), Paul Tchamba Essola (Arsenal Kiev, Ukraine), Stephane Mbia Etoundi (Stade Rennes, France), Alain Nkong (Atlente, Mexico)

Forwards: Samuel Eto'o (Barcelona, Spain), Bertin Tomou (Excelsior Mouscron, Belgium), Mohamadou Idrissou (MSV Duisburg, Germany), Joseph Desire Job (Nice, France)

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