Cameroon drop West Ham midfielder, Alex Song from Nations Cup squad

West Ham midfielder, Alex Song has been dropped from Cameroon's squad to the 2015 African Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea, days after he told the club he would be leaving them in January for the tournament.

The 27 year-old has been putting up stellar performances for the Hammers after his switch from Barcelona in the summer, but has seen his influenc at the national team drop; especially after his part in the 2014 World Cup row and other unprofessional conducts.

German coach, Volker Finke decided it is time to crop up new players for the indomitables.

Tottenham defender, Assou Ekotto is also not named in the 23 man squad.

Goalkeepers:

Abogo, Ndy, Ondua

Defenders:

Djeugoue, Nkoulou, Bedimo, Bagnack, Oyongo, Ekongolo

Enoh, Mbia, Loe, SalIi, Mandjeck, Kom, Ekeng

Attackers:

Choupo -Moting, Moukandjo, Aboubakar, Kweuke, N'jie, Etoundi, Zoua

The 23 selected players will converge at their Yaounde Camp on January 5.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng

Recommended articles

Salah tells Liverpool he wants to stay but it 'doesn't depend on me'

Salah tells Liverpool he wants to stay but it 'doesn't depend on me'

Hats off to Qatar: fifth World Cup stadium opens

Hats off to Qatar: fifth World Cup stadium opens

Evra says he was sexually abused as a teenager

Evra says he was sexually abused as a teenager

Jones takes charge of Newcastle games during new manager search

Jones takes charge of Newcastle games during new manager search

1xBet becomes a regional partner of Lyon

1xBet becomes a regional partner of Lyon

Guardiola shows sympathy for ex-Newcastle boss Bruce after abuse

Guardiola shows sympathy for ex-Newcastle boss Bruce after abuse

Football stars attend Jimmy Greaves' funeral

Football stars attend Jimmy Greaves' funeral

Haaland out for 'several weeks' with hip injury

Haaland out for 'several weeks' with hip injury

Robert Lewandowski reminisces about the time Nigerian striker Emmanuel Olisadebe fired Polonia Warsaw to their first Polish Championship in 54 years [Pulse Exclusive]

Robert Lewandowski reminisces about the time Nigerian striker Emmanuel Olisadebe fired Polonia Warsaw to their first Polish Championship in 54 years [Pulse Exclusive]