BREAKING NEWS: Otto Addo announces 55-man Black Stars provisional squad

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Football News BREAKING NEWS: Otto Addo announces 55-man Black Stars provisional squad
NOV 4, 2022 LISTEN

Ghana head coach, Otto Addo has announced a 55-man provisional squad for the 2022 FIFA World Cup which starts in Qatar later this month.

The squad has three local-based players that comprise of Hearts of Oak duo of Daniel Afriyie Barnieh and Dennis Korsah and Asante Kotoko goalkeeper Danlad Ibrahim.

Also, former Asante Kotoko midfielder Mudasiru Salifu and Ibrahim Imoro of Al Hilal have received their maiden call-up to the team.

Coach Otto Addo is expected to trim down the squad to 26 for the World Cup in Qatar.

The fifty-five players are expected to arrive in Abu Dhabi on November 14 for the final preparations where the Black Stars will engage Switzerland in a friendly match on November 17 before announcing the final squad for the tournament.

Ghana, who are making their fourth appearance at the global showpiece have been housed in Group H.

The Black Stars will open their campaign against Portugal on November 24 at Stadium 974 in Doha.

Four days later, the Black Stars return to action with a clash with South Korea at the Education City Stadium in Al Rayyan.

Ghana will wrap up their group stage adventure with their much-anticipated encounter with Uruguay at Al Janoub Stadium in Al Wakrah.

Below is the squad list:


Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah

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