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Full list of Premier League players in AFCON 2023

Salah at Liverpool
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A host of Premier League teams will lose players during the continental tournament.

The Premier League has long been a hub for top-tier talent from around Africa. As the Africa Cup of Nations 2024 draws near, several EPL sides are preparing to lose key players due to the tournament being played mid-season.

In this article, we’ll take a look at the list of the Premier League players who could participate in the upcoming AFCON.

Note: Manchester City, Newcastle, and Burnley have no players leaving for the AFCON.


Dango Ouattara


Simon Adingra

Tariq Lamptey

Manchester United

Amad Diallo

Andre Onana

Sofyan Amrabat

Nottingham Forest

Serge Aurier
Willy Boly
Ibrahim Sangare
Ola Aina
Cheikhou Kouyate
Moussa Niakhate

Sheffield United

Anis Ben Slimane

Yasser Larouci

West Ham

Nayef Aguerd

Mohammed Kudus


Mohamed Elneny

Thomas Partey


Idrissa Gana Gueye


Mohamed Salah

Crystal Palace

Jordan Ayew

Tottenham Hotspur

Yves Bissouma

Pape Matar Sarr


Rayan Ait-Nouri

Boubacar Traore

Aston Villa

Bertrand Traore

Luton Town

Issa Kabore


Yoane Wissa

Frank Onyeka