SC Freiburg's Cedrick Makiadi (l.) offers DR Congo a robust, fearless figure in the centre of midfield
SC Freiburg's Cedrick Makiadi (l.) offers DR Congo a robust, fearless figure in the centre of midfield
Bundesliga

Bundesliga stars on duty in Africa

Munich - Whenever there's a major international tournament taking place the Bundesliga is always well represented - and it's no different at this year's African Cup of Nations, currently under way in South Africa.

Former FC Bayern Munich midfielder Gernot Rohr is in charge of Niger's pursuit of glory, but while several Bundesliga players - Chinedu Obasi, Joseph Akpala, Karim Haggui, Assani Lukimya and Mohammed Amsif to name just a few - are missing out for various reasons, four African stars have decided to swap snowy Germany for sunny South Africa. bundesliga.com takes a look at what the ambassadors from Germany's top flight bring to the table in the battle for Africa's most prestigious footballing prize.