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ACON deciders for Barclays Premier League elite

Barclays Premier League players feature 2013 Africa Cup of Nations play-offs

Chelsea's Victor Moses was influential in Nigeria's play-off first leg against Liberia

Thirty Barclays Premier League players have travelled south for the weekend as they take part in international play-offs unfolding in Africa.

There were a lot of upsets in Africa Cup of Nations qualifying last month with a number of highly-fancied sides suffering first-leg defeats in the play-offs that determine the finalists for the 2013 tournament in South Africa.

Cameroon, Morocco and Senegal are all aiming to claw back two-goal deficits in what promise to be exciting home ties.

Demba Ba, Papiss Cisse, Mohamed Diame, Gervinho, Adel Taarabt, Victor Moses and Emmanuel Adebayor are just some of the big names in action.

Key Points

  • Africa Nations Cup play-off second legs take place this weekend
  • A host of Barcalys Premier League players will be involved
  • Senegal aiming to claw back 4-2 deficit against Ivory Coast