Footage of Cameroon Goalkeeper Andre Onana Playing Street Football After World Cup Removal Spotted

Footage of Cameroon Goalkeeper Andre Onana Playing Street Football After World Cup Removal Spotted

  • Andre Onana has joined friends in Cameroon to play street football after returning home from the World Cup
  • The Inter Milan star was removed from Cameroon's squad after their first game against Switzerland
  • Cameroon was eliminated from the tournament at the group stage despite beating Brazil in their final group game

Inter Milan goalkeeper Andre Onana spent time with his community folks in Yaoundé playing street football after he was sent home from Cameroon's camp during the World Cup.

The former Ajax shot-stopper, who started for the Indomitable Lions in their World Cup opener against Switzerland, was sacked from camp after a confrontation with coach Rigobert Song.

He missed the games against Serbia and Brazil as Cameroon drew and won their last two matches.

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Cameroon goalkeeper Andre Onana has been spotted playing street football after he was removed from squad. Credit: @FIFAcom @IFTVofficial
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In a video posted on social media which has since gone viral, Onana is seen showing his footballing skills with friends.

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Onana is expected to leave Cameroon this week to rejoin his Inter Milan teammates for mid-season training ahead of the resumption of the Serie A after the World Cup.

Meanwhile, Cameroon exited the World Cup with their heads held high following an impressive win against five-time world champions Brazil.

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Onana who plays for Inter Milan is one of the best goalkeepers in the world considering his records and for the fact that he is holding the sticks for a big club in Europe.

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However, things fell part before Cameroon's game against Serbia on Monday, 28 November, as head coach of the Indomitable Lions, Song, decided to drop Onana for the crucial duel.

Onana sacked from Cameroon camp

Inter Milan goalkeeper André Onana has decided to leave the ongoing 2022 FIFA World Cup with permanent effect, after he was axed from Cameroon's squad to face Serbia.

Onana was billed to man the post for Cameroon in their all-important tie with Serbia but was reportedly dropped from the squad on the back of a tense meeting with head coach Rigobert Song.

According to multiple reports, the 26-year-old shot-stopper was dropped out entirely from the Cameroon squad due to disciplinary reasons.

Source: SportsBrief.com