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22.05.2012 Sports News

Black Satellites arrives in SA for 8-Nation tourney

By myjoyonline
Black Satellites arrives in SA for 8-Nation tourney
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The Black Satellites have touched down in South Africa to play in the Cape Town Under-20 International Friendly Tournament.

The under 20 team are in a tough Group comprising defending champions Nigeria, hosts South Africa and Argentina.

Coach Orlando wellington picked an entirely home-based squad of 21 players including five players from the first division.

Ghana's opener will be against arch rivals Nigeria on May 25.

Ghana squad
Goalkeepers: Felix Annan (Kotoko), Muntari Tagoe (Medeama)

Defenders: Baba Rahaman (Kotoko), Richmond Nketia (Mighty Jets), Daniel Sowatey (Great Olympics), Emmanuel Obour (Unity FC), Lawrence Lartey (AshGold), Edwin Frimpong Manso (Liberty Professionals), Daniel Amartey (Inter Allies), Isaac Sackey (Liberty).

Midfielders: Prince Baffoe (Kotoko), Tamimu Muntari (Mighty Jets), Jacob Appau Asiedu (Medeama), Moro Ibrahim (New Edubiase), Mumuni Abubakar (New Edubiase), Sarfo Gyamfi (Wa All Stars), Seidu Salifu (Wa All Stars).

Strikers: Fatau Safiu (International Allies), Benjamin Fadi (Heart of Lions), Bernard Arthur (Feyenoord), Abdul Basit Adam (Edubiase).

Story by Benedict Owusu/ JOY Sports

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