Arthur Boka includes Abedi and Essien in his Best Africa XI side

Soccer News of Wednesday, 2 December 2015


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Ivory Coast defender Arthur Boka has named Abedi Pele and Michael Essien in his all-time African XI side.

The Malaga left back includes himself in the line-up which also includes compatriots Kolo Toure, Serge Aurier, Yaya Toure and Didier Drogba.

Cameroon goalkeeper Carlos Kameni, ex-Indomitable Lions captain Rigobert Songo, Nigeria legend Jay-Jay Okocha and former FIFA World Player of the Year Geoger Weah made the cut.

Conspicuously missing from the list is triple African Footballer of the Year Samuel Eto’o.

Boka has made 31 appearances in La Liga, including eight starts this season.

Arthur Boka’s Best African XI:

Carlos Kameni- Serge Aurier, Rigobert Song, Kolo Toure, Arthur Boka, Michael Essien, Yaya Toure, Jay-Jay Okocha, Abedi Pele, Didier Drogba, George Weah