One of the West ham attacking midlfielder Sofiane Feghouli was made a surprise omission from the Alegira team as they recently announce their final 23 men squad for the 2017 africa cup of nations which will be host by gabon.
Algeria’s Belgian coach, George Leekens who had been looking to pick the 27-year-old for the tournament which kicks off on 14 January. Algeria who is tournament favorites for this AFCON 2017 has also left out earlier carl medjani from the team.
Team Algeria who is also known as the desert Foxes has been included in the Group B in Nations cup of Africa so in the group stage team have to played against Tunisia, Senegal and Zimababwe. Team started the campaing on 15th January by playing the first game against zimbabwe.