Cannot add plugin appodeal

Following the docs , i tried to add appodeal plugin

ionic cordova plugin add

it returned the error as below image err

 ionic info

cli packages:

    @ionic/cli-plugin-cordova       : 1.5.0 (D:\ionic2\FBNew\node_modules\@ionic\cli-plugin-cordova)
    @ionic/cli-plugin-ionic-angular : 1.4.0 (D:\ionic2\FBNew\node_modules\@ionic\cli-plugin-ionic-angular)
    @ionic/cli-utils                : 1.6.0 (D:\ionic2\FBNew\node_modules\@ionic\cli-utils)
    ionic (Ionic CLI)               : 3.6.0 (D:\ionic2\FBNew\node_modules\ionic)

global packages:

    Cordova CLI : 7.0.1

local packages:

    @ionic/app-scripts : 2.0.2
    Cordova Platforms  : android 6.2.3
    Ionic Framework    : ionic-angular 3.5.3


    Android SDK Tools : 25.2.5
    Node              : v7.7.4
    OS                : Windows 7
    npm               : 4.1.2

try reverting to cordova v6.5.0 and try installing the plugin again

npm uninstall cordova ionic
npm cache clean -f
npm install -g cordova@6.5.0

Do not use the master branch, use the latest cordova2 branch from:

ionic native docs for appodeal is out of date

this woked cordova plugin add com.appodeal.plugin