Odemwingie makes CAF XI
Posted: 1 February 2010 Time: 7:04 am
Osaze Odemwingie was the only Nigerian player to make the Nations Cup XI selected by the Technical Committee of CAF.
Goalkeeper Essam El Hadary led five players from the championship-winning team Egypt named in the All star selection.
Angola surprisingly had two players in the list, ahead of Ghana, while no player from the Ivory Coast was listed.
Members of the committee are Hussein Abdel Moneim, technical director of CAF, Ben Kouffie (Gha), Adegboyega Onigbinde (Ngr), Anthony Baffoe (Gha), Noser Fathy (Egy) and Maalouch Belhassan (Tun)
CAF XI: 1. Essam EL HADARY (EGY) 2. Madjid BOUGHERRA (ALG) 20. Wael GOMAA (EGY) 21. MABINA (ANG) 6. Alexandre SONG (CMR) 7. Ahmed FATHI (EGY) 17. Ahmed HASSAN (EGY) 11. Osaze ODEMWINGIE (NGR) 3. Asamoah GYAN (GHA) 16. FLAVIO (ANG) 9. Mohamed ZIDAN (EGY)
SUBSTITUTES 22. Richard KINGSON (GHA) 6. Emmanuel MBOLA (Zambia) 10. Achille EMANA (CMR) 10. Kwadwo ASAMOAH (GHA) 12. Seydou KEITA (MLI) 15. Karim ZIANI (ALG) 15. Mohamed Nagy GEDO (EGY) 13. André AYEW (GHA) 11. Eric MOULOUNGUI (GAB) 7. Ogbuke OBASI (NGR) 7. Jacob MULENGA (ZAM) 8. Salomon KALOU (CIV)