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Senegal Announce 23-Man AFCON Squad

Senegal have announced their 23-man squad for the Africa Cup of Nations and have included a few of their European-based stars.

Click through the gallery to see which European-based stars will be playing for Senegal.

Aliou Cisse has included five English-based players in his squad, which include the likes of Sadio Mane, Mame Biram Diouf and Cheikhou Kouyate.

Napoli star, Balde Keita has also been included in the squad, who are set to begin their AFCON campaign on 15 January against Tunisia.

The Lions of Teranga will also square up against Algeria and Zimbabwe in Group B in next month's showpiece.

Full squad:

Goalkeepers: Khadim N'Diaye (Horoya AC, Guinea), Abdoulaye Diallo (Çaykur Rizespor, Turkey), Pape Seydou N'Diaye (ASC Niarry Tally)

Defenders: Lamine Gassama (Alanyaspor, Turkey), Cheikh M'Bengue (Saint-Etienne, France), Kara Mbodj (Anderlecht, Belgium), Zargo Toure (Lorient, France), Kalidou Koulibaly (Napoli, Italy), Saliou Ciss (Valenciennes, France)

Midfielders: Idrissa Gana Gueye (Everton, England), Cheikhou Kouyate (West Ham, England), Cheikh N'Doye (Angers, France), Papakouli Diop (Espanyol, Spain), Henri Saivet (Saint Etienne, France), Papa Alioune Ndiaye (Osmanlıspor, Turkey), Mohamed Diame (Newcastle, England)

Forwards: Sadio Mane (Liverpool, England), Keita Balde Diao (Lazio, Italy), Moussa Konate (FC Sion, Switzerland), Famara Diedhiou (Angers, France), Mame Biram Diouf (Stoke, England), Ismaila Sarr (Metz, France), Moussa Sow (Fenerbahce, Turkey)

Read: Egypt Announce Preliminary AFCON Squad

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