Sports News of Sunday, 9 June 2019
Black Stars mentor Kwesi Appiah has named his commencing line-up for Sunday’s Pre-AFCON pleasant match against Namibia in Dubai.
The sport which will kick off at 5:30pm (1:30pm GMT) will be Ghana’s very first helpful game due to the fact it started preparations for the continent’s foremost football competitiveness from June 21- July 16.
Lawrence Ati has been specified the nod to start in write-up for the senior nationwide staff in today’s match towards the Courageous Warriors.
Joseph Attamah and Abdul Baba Rahman will start out in the right and still left again positions respectively with Joseph Aidoo and Jonathan Mensah forming the central defence pair.
Afriyie Acquah will be in midfield with Christian Atsu and Yaw Yeboah on the flanks whilst Asante Kotoko’s Abdul Fatau has been handed a position in the setting up lineup.
Jordan Ayew and Abdul Majid Waris will start off the match upfront for the Black Stars.
Coach Kwesi Appiah will be hoping to use the match as part of Ghana’s preparations for the match and could advise his final decision in picking out the final 23-person squad for the tournament.
Ghana is in Team F and will commence the competitors with a match towards Benin on June 25 right before they encounter African Champions Cameroon on June 29 in the next team match all at the Ismailia Stadium.
The Black Stars will perform Guinea Bissau in the closing group match on Suez on July 2.