The Democratic Republic of Congo has announced its final 23-man squad to participate in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations tournament.
The DRC is in Group A alongside hosts Egypt, Zimbabwe and Uganda.
Zimbabwe and the DRC clash on June 30, at 9 pm CAT.
The DRC team features elite players in West Ham’s Arthur Masuaku, Beijing Guoan’s Cédric Bakambu and Anderlecht’s Yannick Bolasie.
DR Congo full squad:
Goalkeepers: Parfait Mandanda (FC Dinamo Bucarest), Anthony Mossi (Chiasso), Ley Matampi (Al Nassr)
Defenders: DJuma Shabani (Vita Club), Christian Luyindama (Galatasaray), Arthur Masuaku (West Ham), Wilfried Abro (Mka Ankaragucu), Glody Ngonda (Vita Club), Marcel Tisserand (Wolfsburg), Bobo Ungenda (Primiero di Agosto)
Midfielders: Chadrac Akolo (Stuttgart), Merveille Bokadi (Standard Liege), Chancel Mangulu (Porto), Paul Mpoku (Standard Liege), Trésor Mputu (TP Mazembe), Youssouf Mulumbu (Kilmarnock)
Strikers: Britt Assombalanga (Middlesbrough), Cédric Bakambu (Beijing Guoan), Yannick Bolasie (Anderlecht), Jonathan Mpangi (Antwerp), Jackson Muleka (TP Mazembe).
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