Ahead of the upcoming 2018 World Cup qualifier between Nigeria and Algeria on November 12 coach Georges Leekens has extended invitations to six more players to the Algerian team.

Adam Ounas who plays in the Ligue 1 for Bordeaux has been replaced by Sofianne Hanni who plays for Belgian side Anderlecht.

Two of the players are based abroad, while the other four play in the domestic league.

He also extended invitations to Jean Mehdi Tahrat, a forward who plays for French side, Angers.
Two goalkeepers, Malik Asselah (JS Kabylie) and Chemseddine Rahmani (MO Bejaia), are also in the list.

The two other players are defenders, Houani Ferhani (JSK) and Mohammed Khoutiri Ziti.

Leekens had earlier on Tuesday released a list if 18 foreign-based professionals for the game which include top stars like Riyad Mahrez, Islam Slimani, Sofiane Feghouli, Yacine Brahimi and Nabil Bentaleb.