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Burkina Faso set for Eagles

Burkina Faso coach Paulo Duarte has  named a 25-man squad for  Les Etalons’  friendly  against the Super Eagles   in London on March 27

The Portuguese manager’s squad consist of the majority of the  players who represented  the West African country at the Gabon 2017 Africa Cup of Nations earlier this year.  Burkina Faso defeated Ghana 1-0 to come third in the tournament.

Veteran striker Aristide Bance made the cut as well as young goalkeeper Herve Koffi and the impressive striker Predjuce Nakoulma.

Bertrand Traore is also included in the squad alongside Yacouba Coulibaly, Bayala Cyrille and Razak Traore.

Burkina Faso have lined up two test games as they prepare for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Mauritania.

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Les Etalons will play a friendly against Morocco on March 24 before facing Nigeria four days later on March 27.

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