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Senegal
Senegal national football team
Nickname(s) Les Lions de la Teranga
(Lions of Teranga)
Association Fédération Sénégalaise de Football
Confederation CAF
Head coach Alain Giresse
Asst coach Aliou Cissé
Captain Bouna Coundoul
Most caps Henri Camara (99)
Top scorer Henri Camara (29)
Ground Stade Léopold Sédar Senghor
FIFA code SEN
FIFA ranking 35 (8 January 2015)
Highest FIFA ranking 26 (June 2004)
Lowest FIFA ranking 99 (June 2013)
Elo ranking 59
Highest Elo ranking 19 (June 2002)
Lowest Elo ranking 100 (October 1994)
First international Flag of The Gambia Gambia 1-2 Senegal Flag of Senegal.svg
Biggest win Flag of Senegal.svg Senegal 7-0 Mauritius Flag of Mauritius
Biggest defeat Flag of Guinea Guinea 5-0 Senegal Flag of Senegal.svg
World Cup appearances 1 (First in 2002)
Best result Quarter-finals
Africa Cup of Nations appearances 12 (First in 1965)
Best result Second Place (2002)
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Squad

Current squad

The following players were called for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations on January 7, 2015. Caps and goals (official FIFA-recognized matches only) updated as of 19 January 2015 after the match against Ghana.

# Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Bouna Coundoul 4 March 1982 (1982-03-04) (age 38) 25 0 Flag of Cyprus Ethnikos Achna
16 1GK Lys Gomis 6 October 1989 (1989-10-06) (age 30) 1 0 Flag of Italy Trapani
23 1GK Papa Camara 16 January 1993 (1993-01-16) (age 27) 1 0 Flag of France Sochaux
2 2DF Kara Mbodj 11 November 1989 (1989-11-11) (age 30) 13 1 Belgium Racing Genk
3 2DF Papy Djilobodji 12 January 1988 (1988-01-12) (age 32) 10 0 Flag of France Nantes
6 2DF Lamine Sané 22 March 1987 (1987-03-22) (age 33) 22 0 Flag of France Bordeaux
13 2DF Cheikh M'Bengue 23 July 1988 (1988-07-23) (age 32) 15 0 Flag of France Rennes
14 3MF Zargo Touré 11 November 1989 (1989-11-11) (age 30) 6 0 Flag of France Le Havre
18 2DF Pape Souaré 6 June 1990 (1990-06-06) (age 30) 12 0 Flag of France Lille
21 2DF Lamine Gassama 20 October 1989 (1989-10-20) (age 30) 8 0 Flag of France Lorient
4 3MF Alfred N'Diaye 6 March 1990 (1990-03-06) (age 30) 7 0 Flag of Spain Betis
5 3MF Papakouli Diop 19 March 1986 (1986-03-19) (age 34) 10 1 Flag of Spain Levante
8 2DF Cheikhou Kouyaté 21 December 1989 (1989-12-21) (age 30) 13 0 England West Ham United
12 3MF Stéphane Badji 29 May 1990 (1990-05-29) (age 30) 14 0 Flag of Norway Brann
17 3MF Idrissa Gueye 26 September 1989 (1989-09-26) (age 30) 20 0 Flag of France Lille
20 3MF Salif Sané 25 August 1990 (1990-08-25) (age 30) 7 0 Germany Hannover 96
22 3MF Henri Saivet 26 October 1990 (1990-10-26) (age 29) 5 0 Flag of France Bordeaux
7 4FW Moussa Sow 19 January 1986 (1986-01-19) (age 34) 29 10 Flag of Turkey Fenerbahçe
9 4FW Mame Biram Diouf 16 December 1987 (1987-12-16) (age 32) 24 5 England Stoke City
10 4FW Sadio Mané 10 April 1992 (1992-04-10) (age 28) 19 5 England Southampton
11 4FW Dame N'Doye 21 February 1985 (1985-02-21) (age 35) 24 6 Flag of Russia Good One Lokomotiv Moscow
15 4FW Papiss Cissé 3 June 1985 (1985-06-03) (age 35) 31 16 England Newcastle United
19 4FW Moussa Konaté 3 April 1993 (1993-04-03) (age 27) 8 5 Switzerland Sion

Recent call-ups

The following players have been called up in the last twelve months.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Mamadou Ba 8 May 1985 (1985-05-08) (age 35) 1 0 Flag of Portugal Boavista v. Flag of Botswana.png Botswana, 19 November 2014
GK Timothy Dieng 23 November 1994 (1994-11-23) (age 25) 0 0 Switzerland Grasshopper v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
GK Cheick N'Diaye 15 February 1985 (1985-02-15) (age 35) 9 0 Free agent v. Flag of Burkina Faso.png Burkina Faso, 21 May 2014
DF Boukary Dramé 22 July 1985 (1985-07-22) (age 35) 13 0 Flag of Italy Atalanta v. Flag of Botswana.png Botswana, 19 November 2014
DF Papa Gueye 7 June 1984 (1984-06-07) (age 36) 5 0 Flag of Ukraine Metalist Kharkiv v. Flag of Tunisia.png Tunisia, 15 October 2014
DF Issa Cissokho 23 February 1985 (1985-02-23) (age 35) 3 0 Flag of France Nantes v. Flag of Tunisia.png Tunisia, 15 October 2014
DF Ibrahima Mbaye 19 November 1994 (1994-11-19) (age 25) 0 0 Flag of Italy Inter Milan v. Flag of Tunisia.png Tunisia, 15 October 2014
DF Saliou Ciss 15 September 1989 (1989-09-15) (age 31) 1 0 Flag of France Valenciennes v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
DF Diawandou Diagné 8 November 1994 (1994-11-08) (age 25) 1 0 Flag of Spain Barcelona B v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
DF Christophe Diedhiou 8 January 1988 (1988-01-08) (age 32) 1 0 Flag of France Créteil v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
DF Ibrahima Diédhiou 9 October 1994 (1994-10-09) (age 25) 1 0 Belgium Eupen v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
DF Mamadou N'Diaye 28 May 1995 (1995-05-28) (age 25) 1 0 Flag of France Montpellier B v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
DF Ousseynou Thioune 16 November 1993 (1993-11-16) (age 26) 1 0 Flag of Senegal.svg Diambars v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
DF Alhassane Sylla 24 August 1995 (1995-08-24) (age 25) 0 0 Flag of Senegal.svg Diambars v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
MF Mohamed Diamé 14 June 1987 (1987-06-14) (age 33) 23 0 England Hull City v. Flag of Botswana.png Botswana, 19 November 2014
MF Papa Alioune Ndiaye 27 October 1990 (1990-10-27) (age 29) 0 0 Flag of Norway Bodø/Glimt v. Flag of Botswana.png Botswana, 19 November 2014
MF Cheikh N'Doye 29 March 1986 (1986-03-29) (age 34) 1 1 Flag of France Créteil v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
MF Dame Diop 15 February 1993 (1993-02-15) (age 27) 1 0 Flag of Czech Slavia Prague v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
MF Ibrahima Seck 10 August 1989 (1989-08-10) (age 31) 1 0 Flag of France Créteil v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
MF Dominique Mendy 10 January 1994 (1994-01-10) (age 26) 0 0 Flag of Senegal.svg Casa Sports v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
MF Samba Ndiaye 12 January 1994 (1994-01-12) (age 26) 0 0 Belgium Eupen v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
FW Diafra Sakho 24 December 1989 (1989-12-24) (age 30) 2 0 England West Ham United v. Flag of Botswana.png Botswana, 19 November 2014
FW Demba Ba 25 May 1985 (1985-05-25) (age 35) 19 3 Flag of Turkey Beşiktaş v. Flag of Tunisia.png Tunisia, 15 October 2014
FW Pape Sangoné Sarr 7 July 1992 (1992-07-07) (age 28) 0 0 Flag of Senegal.svg AS Pikine v. Flag of Botswana.png Botswana, 10 September 2014
FW Mohamed Daf 10 March 1994 (1994-03-10) (age 26) 1 0 Belgium Charleroi v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
FW Famara Diedhiou 2 May 1992 (1992-05-02) (age 28) 1 0 Flag of France Sochaux v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
FW El Hadji Fine Bop 12 October 1994 (1994-10-12) (age 25) 0 0 Flag of Senegal.svg Diambars v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
FW Lamarana Diallo 19 September 1994 (1994-09-19) (age 26) 0 0 Flag of France Sochaux v. Flag of Colombia.png Colombia, 31 May 2014
FW Baye Oumar Niasse 20 October 1989 (1989-10-20) (age 30) 0 0 Flag of Russia Good One Lokomotiv Moscow v. Flag of Burkina Faso.png Burkina Faso, 21 May 2014
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