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19 June 2017 | Sports News

Black Stars resume training ahead of Mexico, USA friendlies

Black Stars resume training ahead of Mexico, USA friendlies

The Black Stars of Ghana resumed training at the Accra Sports Stadium on Monday in preparation for the double-header friendly match with Mexico and the United States of America.

Twenty-one players reported for the training with notable absentees being the Ayew brothers - Andre and Jordan Ayew as well as Afriyie Acquah and Jonathan Mensah.

Head coach Kwasi Appiah, his assistants Ibrahim Tanko and Maxwell Konadu as well as Technical Coordinator Stephen Appiah and goalkeepers coach Richard Kingson were all present.

Held at the Accra Sports Stadium between the hours of 4pm and 5:30pm, the team did not resort themselves to too many rigorous exercises with a few minutes of ball work dominating the day.

This is the first time the Black Stars are training following their 5-0 mauling of Ethiopia in the 2019 AFCON qualifier at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi.

Ghana will playing the Tricolor and The Yanks on 28th June and 1st July respectively.

Below is a list of players who reported for the team's training:

Richard Ofori
Joseph Addo
Felix Annan
Daniel Amartey
Rashid Sumaila
Lumor Agbenyenu
Winful Cobbinah
Daniel Darkwah
Samuel Sarfo
Thomas Partey
Raphael Dwamena
Jerry Akaminko
Nicholas Opoku
Thomas Agyepong
Asamoah Gyan
Isaac Sackey
Yaw Yeboah
Ebenezer Ofori
Frank Acheampong
Majeed Waris
John Boye