Libya Unleash Squad For 2019 Afcon Showdown With Nigeria
Nigeria have not been to the last two editions of the Afcon after winning it in 2013. Image: Complete Sports

Libya have unveiled a 22-man team for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations back-to-back qualifiers against Nigeria.

The Maghreb nation will take on the West Africans on 12 October in Nigeria before the return fixture three days later.

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Coach Adel Amrouche will be banking on Crotone of Italy star, Ahmad Benali;  Ali Al Musrati of Vitoria Guimarães to deliver for his side.

Other top players in the squad are Ismael Tajouri-Shradi of New York City FC and Desportivo Alves’ Hamdou Elhouni.

The Group E leaders, who are on 4 points after two clashes, will begin preparations for the games on 4 October

Nigeria, on the other hand, have three points from the same number of matches.

See the full team list below:

Mohamed Fathi Nachnouch (Al Ahly SC Tripoly), Ahmed Abdessalem Arraka ( Al Madina), Mourad Boubaker al Ouhichi (Al Hilal), Ahmed Kamel Terbi (Al-Ittihad), Sanad Massaoud Mohamed ( Raja), Tarek Nassr Jemal (Al-Ittihad), Ali Maatoug Omran (Ahly Tripoli ), Mootassem Massaoud Sabou (Al-Ittihad), Mohamed Abdessalem Khalifa (Orlando City), Ahmed Mohamed Maksi (Al-Ittihad), Ali Al Musrati (Vitoria Guimarães), Badr Hassan Ahmad (Ahly Tripoli), Ahmad Fahim ben Ali (Crotone), Rabia Ramadan el Chadi (Al-Ittihad), Moaid Salem Ellafi, Mohamed Saleh Solah- Mahrek (Bahrain) Hamdou Mohamed el Houni (Desportivo Aves), Ismael Tajouri-Shradi ( New York City), Mohamed Noureddine Zaabia (Al-Ittihad), Anis Mohamed Seltou (Ahly Tripoli), Salem Fathi Belaid (Al-Ittihad), Khaled Majdi Mrimi