Zamalek striker Kasongo left out of DR Congo’s squad for AFCON
The Pharaohs were placed in group A alongside Uganda, DR Congo, and Zimbabwe, with their opening game taking place against the latter on June 21.
DR Congo’s squad featured a few of prominent names 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 (Wolfsboug), 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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