Ivory Coast squad for Burkino Faso clash

ABIDJAN - Ivory Coast coach Vahid Halilhodzic named the following 24-man squad for the World Cup qualifier at home to Burkina Faso on September 5:

Squad:

Goalkeepers: Vincent Angban (ASEC Abidjan), Boubacar Barry (Lokeren), Ibrahim Kone (Boulogne-sur-Mer)

Defenders: Benjamin Brou Angoua (Honved), Souleymane Bamba (Hibernian), Arthur Boka (VfB Stuttgart), Guy Demel (Hamburg SV), Emmanuel Eboue (Arsenal), Igor Lolo (Monaco), Abdoulaye Meite (West Bromwich Albion), Kolo Toure (Manchester City).

Midfielders: Emerse Fae (Nice), Kouamatien Kone (International Curtea-de-Arges), Christian Koffi N'dri (Seville), Siaka Tiene (Valenciennes), Cheik Ismael Tiote (Twente Enschede), Yaya Toure (Barcelona), Didier Zokora (Seville)

Forwards: Didier Drogba (Chelsea), Salomon Kalou (Chelsea), Abdelkader Keita (Galatasaray), Bakary Kone (Olympique Marseille), Boubacar Sanogo (St Etienne), Sekou Cisse (Feyenoord).