Sports Information of Monday, 10 June 2019
Ghana head mentor, Kwesi Appiah, has named his remaining 23-gentleman squad that will represent the Black Stars throughout the 2019 AFCON in Egypt.
Ghana, who finished fourth at the previous edition of the AFCON soon after dropping -1 to Burkina Faso, will be playing in Team F together with Cameroon Guinea Bissau and Benin in the match that will kick off on June 21, 2019.
Coach Appiah dropped the following players: Ebenezer Ofori, Majeed Waris, Mohammed Alhassan, Abdul Fatawu and Yaw Yeboah following 1 7 days tenting in Dubai. Ghana defender Nuhu Musah missed Ghana’s Afcon Coach as a result of injuries.
Fernabahce midfielder and Ghana Captain, André Ayew, will be leading the Black Stars for this year’s event.
The Black Stars will test their power in opposition to Bafana Bafana of South Africa on June 15 in Dubai right before the group emplanes for Egypt on June 20, 2019.
Beneath CAF president, Ahmad Ahmad’s tenure, the match has been switched from January to summer season although taking part groups have been expanded from 16 to 24.
Goalkeepers: Richard Ofori (Maritzburg United, South Africa, Lawrence Ati- Zigi (Sochaux, Montbeliard, France), and Felix Annan (Asante Kotoko, Ghana).
Andy Yiadom (Studying, England), Abdul Baba Rahman (Reims, France), Lumor Agbenyenu (Goztepe A.S, Turkey), Kassim Nuhu, (Hoffeinham, Germany,) John Boye ( Metz France), Jonathan Mensah (Columbus Crew SC, United states), Joseph Aidoo (Genk, Belguim), Joseph Attamah (Basaksehir, Turkey)
Mubarak Wakaso (Deportivo Alaves, Spain), Thomas Partey (Atletico Madrid, Spain), Kwadwo Asamoah (Internazionle, Italy), Afriyie Acquah (Empoli, Italy), Andre Ayew ( Fenerbache, Turkey), Christian Atsu (Newcastle United, England), Samuel Owusu (Cukaricki, Serbia), Thomas Agyepong (Hibernian, Scotland)
Attackers Asamoah Gyan (Kayserispor, Turkey), Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace, England), Caleb Ekuban (Trabzonspor, Turkey and Kwabena Owusu (Leganes, Spain).