Cameroon aim initial Women's Africa Cup of Nations title

Cameroon's Madeleine Ngono Mani

Cameroon’s Madeleine Ngono Mani has twice mislaid in a final of a Women’s Africa Cup of Nations

Cameroon’s Madeleine Ngono Mani has set her steer on winning her country’s initial Africa Cup of Nations pretension during her seventh attempt.

The Indomitable Lionesses all-time heading scorer has been enclosed in a 21-woman patrol for a finals in Ghana.

The 35-year-old brazen initial competed during a continental eventuality in 2002.

“Being a many gifted and capped actor in a team, my purpose is to lead, motivate a younger players on a pitch,” a ex-Guingamp actor said.

“I also need to measure goals since we wish to win a contest this year.”

Mani, who now plays in France for Albi Croix, has also finished as a runner-up in both 2014 and 2016 and Cameroon also mislaid in a 2004 final.

Cameroon are set for an fascinating scuffle in organisation A alongside horde Ghana, Mali and Algeria.

The Lionesses emissary manager and former skipper Bernadette Anong has certified a technical staff had a calamity picking a final 21 players.

“After 3 unsuccessful attempts we know that a fans are now desirous though there’s a good atmosphere within a team,” Anong explained.

“We have dual objectives, win a nations crater and validate for a universe cup.

“We had 25 players in camp, really gifted and gifted and when we have so many clever players it is always tough selecting 21″

“The girls haven’t gotten over a better to Nigeria 2 years ago in a final and this year we trust with a countless comfortable adult games and training camps, we’ll be means to win a Nations Cup.”

The patrol for Ghana includes 14 players who competed during a 2016 contest on homesoil.

The 2015 African Women’s Player of a Year Gaelle Enganamouit and a best actor from a final Nation’s Cup Gabrielle Aboudi Onguene are both set to star again.

Cameroon can also demeanour to in-form Sweden-based striker Ajara Nchout who has 15 goals and 6 assists in 19 games for her bar IL Sandviken.

“In my bar I’m carrying a good time and we consider we can have a identical change with a Lionesses,” Nchout told BBC Sport

“I only wish to go on a pitch, measure goals and make a fans really happy.”

Paris FC assailant Michaela Abam has been handed her initial call up, though teenage prodigy Mpeh Bisong and former Besiktas striker Ada Jackette both skip out.

The Indomitable Lionesses fly to Abidjan, Ivory Coast for a training stay before their initial organisation strife opposite Mali on Nov 17.

Cameroon afterwards play Algeria on Nov 20 before jacket adult a organisation stages with a strife opposite hosts Ghana 3 days later.

Cameroon patrol for Women’s Africa Cup of Nations:

Goalkeepers: Annette Ngo Ndom (FAP Amazone), Diane Ndeme Bayegla (Caiman FC), Marthe Ongmahan (Awa FC)

Defenders: Christine Manie (Nancy, France), Marie Awona (Dijon, France), Augustine Edjangue Siliki (Santa Theresa, Spain), Claudine Meffometou (Guingamp, France), Yvonne Leuko (Strasbourg, France)

Midfielders: Raissa Feudjio (Alan United, Finland), Genevieve Ngo Mbeleck (Huelva, Spain), Grace Ngock Yango (Saint Malo, France), Francine Zouga, Marlyse Ngo Ndoumbouk (both of Nancy, France), Therese Abena (Louves Minproff), Michelle Akaba (Besiktas, Turkey)

Attackers: Madelaine Ngono Mani (Albi Croix, France), Gaelle Enganamouit (Avaldnes, Norway), Gabrielle Aboudi Onguene (CSKA Moscow, Russia), Michaela Abam (Paris FC, France), Charlene Meyong Menene (Louves Minproff), Nchout Njoya Ajara (IL Sandviken, Sweden)

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