Senegal FIFA World Cup 2022 Team Squad, TV Channel & Live Telecast Info: Senegal is the second team after Cameroon to have advanced into the 2002 FIFA World Cup quarter-finals. This time the team was successful in qualifying for the 2022 World Cup after defeating the opponent Egypt at the AFCON finals. The team holds a strong squad and will be among the dark horses for the upcoming Qatar World Cup.
Many football fans are excited to know more about the Senegal squad, Coach, Captain, and World Cup result, which we have covered here in detail.
Kalidou Koulibaly will be the captain of the Senegalese who has been associated with the Italian club SSC as a defender since 2014. He holds vast experience of playing against the best attackers in the world in the series A and champions league. He has made a total of 62 appearances for the team but eventually failed to score an international goal. So this time he will definitely try to change and score his maiden goal for the team.
World Cup 2022 Senegal Coach
Aliou Cisse, the 46 years old will continue to coach the team for the FIFA 2022 World Cup. Earlier he guided the team at Russia 2018 tournament where he managed to bag one win, one draw, and one loss. He also successfully led the team in the recently concluded Africa Cup of Nations championship.
Senegal’s World Cup Record & Performances
Senegal at the 2018 World Cup became the first team of getting eliminated by fair play. The squad made its debut at the 2002 World Cup and was successful in reaching the quarter-finals. The second time they competed at the 2018 Russian World Cup, where they finished with a win, a draw, and a loss in the group matches. It is for the third time, that the team managed to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
The deadline to announce their squads for the 2022 World cup for Senegal and other competing nations is October 20. This time the squad will have Sadio Mane along with Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy and Kalidou Koulibaly of Napoli.
Also, the experienced midfielder Cheikhou Kouyate will find a place in the Senegal 2022 squad. So we all have to wait for some more days for Aliou Cisse to reveal the 26 members list of the Senegal squad.
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