ACCRA– James Kwesi Appiah, the head coach of the Black Stars, has named a 21-man squad for Ghana’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Kenya in Nairobi next month.
Inter Milan player Kwadwo Asamoah makes a return to the Ghanaian senior men’s football team team after a long absence, while William Owusu has been handed his first call up to the team.
The Black Stars will gather in camp in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from Sept 3 to 7 ahead of the match in Nairobi on Sep 8.
The players named for the match are:
Goalkeepers: Lawrence Ati (Sochaux, France), Richard Ofori (Martizburg,South Africa).
Defenders: Harrison Afful (Columbus, US) Daniel Opare (Antwerp,Belgium) Kassim Nuhu (1899 Hoffenheim, Germany) John Boye (FC Metz, France) Daniel Amartey (Leicester City, England) Andy Yiadom (Reading Football Club, England)
Midfielders: Afriyie Acquah (Empoli, Italy) Isaac Sackey (Alanyaspor, Turkey) Ebenezer Ofori (New York City FC, US) Christian Atsu (Newcastle, England) Edwin Gyasi (CSKA Sofia, Bulgaria) Kwadwo Asamoah (Inter Milan, Italy)
Forwards: Raphael Dwamena (Levante UD, Spain) Thomas Partey (Atletico Madrid) Majeed Waris (FC Nantes, France) William Owusu (Antwerp, Belgium).
Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK