He is one of the star recruits of the summer. and a star at club and national level. However, he could refuse to play the next international competition with his national team.
He was one of his club’s biggest investments this summer. Arrival to become a key player of the workforce, thanks to the unfailing confidence of his coach who knew him well, it was one of the big failures at the start of the season. While he recently qualified for a major continental competition with his selection, he could ultimately choose to concentrate on his club and not participate in ; this big meeting! The player would be so determined to à succeed in his new club that he would like not to be absent.
Since he signed à Manchester United, he has not always satisfied with his performances. However, coach Erik Ten Hag continues to have confidence in him after giving him the opportunity to play. the incumbent position. The task is arduous: he must replace David De Gea, voted best goalkeeper in the Premier League last year.
This is obviously the Cameroonian André; Onana, recruited à Inter Milan for more than 50 million euros during the last transfer window, particularly for the quality of the transfer. of his kicking game. His performances are not always up to par at the start of the season, even if he is not helped by his performance. by a fragile and clumsy defense in the restarts. The penalty saved in the Champions League at the end of October against Copenhagen is a meager clearing.
To show dedication to her club, Onana would like to stay with her teammates in January, even if it means having to stay with her teammates in January. miss the African Cup of Nations, the biggest African competition. He should theoretically play it with Cameroon. New episode of a complex story with his selection: excluded from the Cameroonian group during the 2022 World Cup for disciplinary reasons, Onana had announced After his international retirement, he has only just returned after being retired. reminder for the last qualifying match against Burundi.
He could therefore leave again, temporarily or not, his national team. According to information from the Daily Mail, he would have said to His coach Erik Ten Hag told him that he had no intention of playing again with the national team and that he was reluctant to do so. to play the CAN at the start of 2024. The Cameroonian goalkeeper would like to thank the Dutch technician, whom he had already known to Ajax, for his unfailing confidence after his mistakes against Bayern Munich and Galatasaray in the Champions League.
According to ESPN, the goalkeeper would also have said to Ajax: Erik Ten Hag, during contract negotiations this summer, that it was unlikely that he would play again for the selection. He would have finally accepted to return this fall, after nine months of absence, under pressure from the Cameroonian Federation and the government. If he came to to compete in CAN 2024, André Onana could miss four league matches, but also the Carabao Cup semi-finals and an FA Cup match if Manchester United qualify in these competitions.