TUNISIA RESULTS

WIN DRAW LOST

Round N° 1 on 1/23/2008 Tunisia 2 - 2 Senegal
Round N° 1 on 1/31/2008 Tunisia 0 - 0 Angola
Round N° 1 on 1/27/2008 Tunisia 3 - 1 South Africa
Round N° 2 on 2/4/2008 Cameroon 3 - 2 Tunisia

Tunisia - The Eagles of Carthage

Tunisia is back for their 8th consecutive nations cup after winning it on home soil in 2004. Star players like Santos, Karim Hagui, and Mehdi Nafti will lead the charge once the tournament begins. Tunisia coached by former French coach Roger Lemerre will be looking to go beyond the quarterfinal stages when they were eliminated by Nigeria on penalty shootout in Egypt.


Squad Selections


Goalkeepers
Hamdi Kasraoui (Esperance); Aymen Mathlouthi (Etoile du Sahel); Adel Nefzi (Club Africain)


Defenders

Wissem Abdi (Zamalek, Egypt); Wissem Bekri (Esperance); Tijani Belaid (Slavia Prague, Czech Republic); Sabeur Ben Frej; Radhouane Felhi; Seif Ghezal (all Etoile du Sahel); Karim Hagui (Bayer Leverkusen, Germany); Radhi Jaidi (Birmingham City, England); David Jemmali (Girondins Bordeaux, France); Mehdi Merieh (Etoile du Sahel); Chaker Zouaghi (Lokomotiv Moscow, Russia)


Midfielders

Farid Ben Khalfallah (Angers, France); Chaouki Ben Saada (Bastia, France); Yassine Mikari (Grasshoppers Zurich, Switzerland); Joahar Mnari (Nuremburg, Germany); Mohamed Ali Nafkha (Etoile du Sahel); Mehdi Nafti (Birmingham City, England); Mejdi Traoui (Etoile du Sahel); Kamel Zaiem (Esperance)


Strikers

Amine Chermiti (Etoile du Sahel); Yacine Chikhaoui (FC Zurich, Switzerland); Francileudo dos Santos (Toulouse, France); Issam Jomaa (Racing Lens, France); Ali Zitouni (Antalyaspor, Turkey)

Teams

Namibia Guinea Morocco Ghana
Nigeria Benin Mali Ivory Coast
Egypt Sudan Zambia Cameroon
Tunisia Angola South Africa Senegal