Athletics Information of Thursday, 23 May perhaps 2019
Black Stars Head Coach Kwesi Appiah named his 29-person provisional squad on Wednesday ahead of the AFCON in Egypt.
The checklist sees debut get in touch with-ups for 5 players, with two of them plying their trade at property in Ghana.
The squad is anticipated to start tenting on June 1 at their base in Dubai, in which Head Coach Kwesi Appiah will minimize down the squad to 23 forward of the tournament.
Ghana has been drawn in Group F along with Cameroon, Benin and Guinea Bissau, as the state search for to close her 37 years wait around for the title.
Here is what you want to know about the 5 rookies in the Black Stars squad.
The 22-calendar year-old centre again performs for Swiss aspect St Gallen, immediately after signing up for them on personal loan from Ghanaian side WAFA in August 2018. The offer will be produced lasting on July 1 2019, when his deal with WAFA arrives to an conclude. At 6’4 inches, Musah possesses a serious aerial danger, and is also suited to enjoy in defensive midfield.
Thoroughly clean Sheets: 3
Alhassan is just one of 3 domestically dependent players in the squad. The combative heart again has been just one of the key pillars powering Accra Hearts of Oak’s amazing exhibiting in the very first round of the Normalization Committee Particular Level of competition. The former WAFA man has started off 11 out of 13 video games for the Phobians who have conceded only 8 aims in 13 game titles, sealing qualification to the semi remaining of the competitiveness with two video games to spare.
Clear Sheets: 7
Asante Kotoko’s Abdul Fatawu has been 1 of the stand out players in the Normalization Committee Special Levels of competition so far, foremost the best target scorers chart with 8 plans. The 24 year previous experienced a stint in the MLS with Portland Timbers and Vancouver Whitecaps, right before returning to the place to Inter Allies, then Eleven Wonders ahead of Asante Kotoko. The gifted forward has obtained the standing as a deadball qualified, with 3 of his eight aims this time coming from immediate established piece predicaments.
The diminutive winger had an spectacular 2018/2019 period with Serbian aspect Cukaricki. The 23 calendar year old is almost unfamiliar on the regional scene, following leaving WAFA as a teenager. He experienced stints with Turkish sides Radnik Surdulica and Gençlerbirli?i in advance of going to Serbia.
The Spain based forward has represented Ghana’s U-23 aspect the Black Meteors on 3 events, scoring 4 times. The 21 yr old invested the 2018/2019 season on personal loan at Salamanca CF UDS from Leganes and was a main element in an amazing period for the Spanish Segunda Division B facet.