Sporting activities News of Monday, 10 June 2019
Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has named five debutantes in his ultimate 23-person squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
The 4-time champions are searching for to conclusion their 37-12 months hold out for continental achievement, possessing received their last title in 1982.
Kwesi Appiah’s facet have come close to ending their drought at the final 6 tournaments, acquiring arrived at the semi-finals, and even going as significantly as the remaining in 2010 and 2015.
The previous Al Khartoum Watani gaffer created it distinct in the wake of the qualifiers that he will hand connect with-ups to any Ghanaian player who is doing at club stage.
Legitimate to his words, coach Appiah has named 5 debutants in his 29-man provisional squad in advance of the event.
In-sort NK Cukaricki midfielder Samuel Owusu, Kwabena Owusu of CD Leganes and Asante Kotoko’s safest pair of arms Felix Annan.
The second batch of gamers who uncovered their names on the debutant list are Joseph Aidoo of KRC Genk and Leeds United frontman Caleb Ekuban.
Ghana have been drawn in Team F alongside Cameroon, Guinea Bissau and Benin.
Check out the remaining squad list beneath
Goalkeepers: Richard Ofori (Maritzburg United, South Africa, Lawrence Ati- Zigi (Sochaux, Montbeliard, France), and Felix Annan (Asante Kotoko, Ghana).
Andy Yiadom (Looking at, England), Abdul Baba Rahman (Reims, France), Lumor Agbenyenu (Goztepe A.S, Turkey), Kassim Nuhu, (Hoffenheim, Germany,) John Boye ( Metz France), Jonathan Mensah (Columbus Crew SC, United states), Joseph Aidoo (Genk, Belgium), Joseph Attamah (Basaksehir, Turkey)
Mubarak Wakaso (Deportivo Alaves, Spain), Thomas Partey (Atletico Madrid, Spain), Kwadwo Asamoah (Internazionale, Italy), Afriyie Acquah (Empoli, Italy), Andre Ayew ( Fenerbache, Turkey), Christian Atsu (Newcastle United, England), Samuel Owusu (Cukaricki, Serbia), Thomas Agyepong (Hibernian, Scotland)
Asamoah Gyan (Kayserispor, Turkey), Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace, England), Caleb Ekuban (Trabzonspor, Turkey and Kwabena Owusu (Leganes, Spain).