Toko Ekambi nets a brace in Cameroon’s big win
Toko Ekambi nets a brace in Cameroon’s big win

The Villarreal forward stood out in the resounding victory for the ‘The Indomitable Lions’ against Alcorcón (11-0)

Villarreal CF striker Toko Ekambi was one of the stars of the match for Cameroon in a friendly against the AD Alcorcón’s third team played at the Cerro del Espino (Madrid). The Yellows No.17 started and scored two of the 11 goals netted by Clarence Seedorf’s side against the team from Madrid (11-0).

Santi Cazorla did not step on the pitch for Spain in the end, who beat Sweden 3-0 at the Santiago Bernabéu.

The matches Villarreal players will be involved in are the following (time in Spain):

Santi Cazorla (Spain)

Euro 2020 qualifiers:

  • Faroe Islands vs Spain (1-4).
  • Spain vs Sweden (3-0).

Pablo Fornals and Alfonso Pedraza (Spain U21)

European U21 Championships group stage:

  • Italy vs Spain: Sunday 16th June, 9pm at the Stadio Renato Dall’Ara (Italy).
  • Spain vs Belgium: Wednesday 19th June, 6:30pm at the MAPEI Stadium (Italy).
  • Spain vs Poland: Saturday 22nd June, 9pm at the Stadio Renato Dall’Ara (Italy).

Ramiro Funes Mori (Argentina)

Copa América preparatory match:

  • Argentina vs Nicaragua (5-1).

Copa América group stage (Group B):

  • Argentina vs Colombia: Sunday 16th June, at 12am, at the Arena Fontenova (Brazil).
  • Argentina-Paraguay: Thursday 20th June, at 2:20am, at the Mineirao (Brazil).
  • Catar-Argentina: Sunday 23rd June, at 9pm, at the Arena do Gremio (Brazil). 

Samu Chukwueze (Nigeria)

Africa Cup of Nations preparatory matches:

  • Nigeria vs Zimbabwe (0-0).
  • Senegal vs Nigeria: Sunday 16th June, at 7:45pm at the Léopold Sédar Senghor Stadium (Senegal).

Africa Cup of Nations group stage (Group B):

  • Nigeria vs Burundi: Saturday 22nd June, 7pm at the Alexandria Stadium (Egypt).
  • Nigeria vs Guinea: Wednesday 26th June, 4:30pm at the Alexandria Stadium (Egypt).
  • Madagascar vs Nigeria: Sunday 30th June, 6pm at the Alexandria Stadium (Egypt).

Karl Toko Ekambi (Cameroon) *in the preparatory squad of 34 players for the Africa Cup of Nations

Africa Cup of Nations preparatory matches:

  • Cameroon vs Zambia (2-1).
  • Cameroon vs AD Alcorcón (11-0).
  • Cameroon vs Mali: Friday 14th June (in Qatar. Stadium and time, TBC).

Africa Cup of Nations group stage (Group  F):

  • Cameroon vs Guinea-Bissau: Tuesday 25th June, 7pm at the Ismailia Stadium (Egypt).
  • Cameroon vs Ghana: Saturday 29th June, 7pm at the Ismailia Stadium (Egypt).
  • Benin vs Cameroon: Tuesday 2nd July, 6pm at the Ismailia Stadium (Egypt).



Photo: Carmelo Rubio (RFEF).