Senegal return to the World Cup after 16 years. Their FIFA ranking is 27.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to be held in Russia from 14th June to 15th July. All teams have qualified for the tournament and these teams are required to register a squad of 23 players, which includes three goalkeepers. Only players from this squad can play in the tournament.
The 32 teams will be divided into eight groups of four teams each – Group A to Group H. The four teams in Group H are: Colombia, Japan, Poland and Senegal.
Senegal return to the World Cup after 16 years. They topped their group to qualify for their fifth appearance in the World Cup. Their FIFA ranking is 27. Let’s look at Senegal’s official squad for FIFA World Cup, 2018.
Coach: Aliou Cissé
- Abdoulaye Diallo - Goalkeeper - 26 years old - 16 caps
- Saliou Ciss - Defender - 28 years old - 18 caps
- Kalidou Koulibaly - Defender - 26 years old - 24 caps
- Kara Mbodji - Defender - 28 years old - 51 caps
- Idrissa Gana Gueye - Midfielder - 28 years old - 59 caps
- Salif Sané - Midfielder - 27 years old - 20 caps
- Moussa Sow - Forward - 32 years old - 50 caps
- Cheikhou Kouyaté (captain) - Midfielder - 28 years old - 47 caps
- Mame Biram Diouf - Forward - 30 years old - 47 caps
- Sadio Mané - Forward - 26 years old - 51 caps
- Cheikh Ndoye - Midfielder - 32 years old - 24 caps
- Youssouf Sabaly - Defender - 25 years old - 3 caps
- Alfred Ndiaye - Midfielder - 28 years old - 19 caps
- Moussa Konaté - Forward - 25 years old - 27 caps
- Diafra Sakho - Forward - 28 years old - 10 caps
- Khadim Ndiaye - Goalkeeper - 33 years old - 25 caps
- Pape Alioune Ndiaye - Midfielder - 27 years old - 18 caps
- Ismaïla Sarr - Forward - 20 years old - 14 caps
- Mbaye Niang - Forward - 23 years old - 5 caps
- Keita Baldé - Forward - 23 years old - 17 caps
- Lamine Gassama - Defender - 28 years old - 35 caps
- Moussa Wagué - Defender - 19 years old - 9 caps
- Alfred Gomis - Goalkeeper - 24 years old - 1 cap