Date: 31st December 2016 at 9:07pm
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The Algerian squad for the 2017 African Cup of Nations tournament has been revealed and Watford’s Adlene Guedioura is on the list.

The tournament this year takes place in Gabon and begins on January 14th and depending on how Algeria do in the competition this year, those players who made the final squad selection for the competition could be missing for up to six weeks in total of the domestic campaign.

Algeria face Tunisia, Senegal and Zimbabwe in their Group B games.

Full Squad:

Goalkeepers:

Rais Ouhab M’bolhi (Antalyaspor, Turkey), Malik Asselah (JS Kabylie, Algeria), Chemseddine Rahmani (MO Bejaia, Algeria).

Defenders:

Mokhtar Belkhiter (Club Africain ,Tunisia), Mohamed Rabie Meftah (USM Alger, Algeria), Aissa Mandi (Real Betis, Spain), Hicham Belkaroui (Esperance, Tunisia), Liassine Cadamuro (Servette Geneva, Switzerland), Mohamed Benyahia (USM Alger, Algeria), Ramy Bensebaïni (Stade Rennes, France), Faouzi Ghoulam (Napoli, Italy), Djamel Eddine Mesbah (FC Crotone, Italy).

Midfielders:

Adlène Guedioura (Watford, England), Saphir Taïder (Bologna, Italy), Nabil Bentaleb (Schalke 04, Germany), Mehdi Abeid (Dijon, France), Yassin Brahimi (FC Porto, Portugal), Rachid Ghezzal (Olympique Lyon, France).

Forwards:

Islam Slimani (Leicester City, England), Riyad Mahrez (Leicester City, England), Hilal Soudani El Arabi (Dinamo Zagreb, Croatia), Baghdad Bounedjah (Al Sadd, Qatar), Sofiane Hanni (Anderlecht, Belgium).

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