*Ajina Sesay in charge of Leone Stars in Yaoundé
*Leicester defender Alie Sesay, to make his debut
*John Kamara returns to the Leone Stars first eleven.
SIERRA LEONE host Cameroon in Yaoundé 14 players available for selection and according Fajah Barrie in Yaoundé – SLFA backed coaches John Ajina Sesay and Abdulai Bah to be in charge of Leone Stars against Cameroon today. Photo: Ayala,Dumbuya & Alie Sesay
“I’m backing out in the interest of my country Sierra Leone and the players,” Mensah told BBC Sport.
Mensah who has of Thursday warned Cameroon that Sierra Leone “have the weapons” to produce a shock in their African Nations Cup qualifier will not be in the Leone Stars dugout.
Leicester defender Alie Sesay, to make his debut for Sierra Leone. John Kamara who plies his trade for PAS Lamia returns to the Sierra Leone first eleven.
Former Leone Stars international Sesay, 52, was appointed by the Sierra Leone Football Association after it rejected Mensah on the grounds that it believes he does not have the correct Uefa licence.
CAMEROON: Finke has made some changes in his starting line-up that will face Sierra Leone. Bedimo, Kom start the game instead of Mandjeck.
Sierra Leone Line-up
Morris, Dumbuya, Suma, Sesay, Captain Bangura, Kamara, J Kamara, Jabbie, G-Woobay, Al-Kamara, Milla Sesay
Subs: Patrick Bantamoi, Alhassan ‘Ayala’ Bangura and Ibrahim Kallay, Mohamed Kabia.
Ondoua, Nkoulou, Bedimo, Captain Stéphane Mbia, Guihota, Enoh, Nkom, Choupo, Moukandjo, Njie, Aboubakar.