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French Guinea's Malouda ineligible for Gold Cup, may play anyway

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In an odd twist of events, French Guinea may end up fielding an ineligible player on Friday night against Canada.

Due to FIFA eligibility rules, French Guinean midfielder Florent Malouda is unable to play for his native country due to making 80 appearances at the senior level for France during his career, reports Sports Illustrated.