Asante Kotoko striker Sogne Yacouba has been handed his fourth international call up for Burkina Faso after being handed a call-up ahead of the final 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Mauritania.
Yacouba, 27, marked his debut for the Stallions in an international friendly against Kazakhstan, climbing off the bench in their 0-0 draw at the Ortaliq stadium on May 12, 2015.
He also played in friendlies against Benin home and away.
He has been rewarded with invition into the Burkina Faso senior national side following his explosive performance in the ongoing Caf Confederation Cup with the Ghanaian giants.
The dreaded striker won’t be part of Asante Kotoko team that will face Zesco United in Zambia due to suspension.
He becomes the fourth Kotoko player to earn a national team call-up for the 2019 AFCON qualifiers after Kwame Bonsu, Amos Frimpong and Felix Annan.
He has bagged two goals with two assists for Asante Kotoko in their 2018/2019 CAF Confederation Cup campaign.