Cameroon Striker Announces International Retirement


Following their ouster from the ongoing African Cup of Nations in Ivory Coast, the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon striker Karl Toko Ekambi has announced his international retirement.

The five-time African champions suffered a 0-2 defeat to Nigeria’s Super Eagles and bid the competition farewell.

“Disappointed not to go further but proud of my team for giving everything together.

A fourth chapter of the African Cup closes, the end of a story. Forever an indomitable Lion,” he said on Thursday.

The 31-year-old scored 14 goals in 60 games for the Lions.