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08.11.2018 Football News

2019 AFCON Qualifiers: Kwesi Appiah Announce Squad For Ethiopia Clash

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
2019 AFCON Qualifiers: Kwesi Appiah Announce Squad For Ethiopia Clash
LISTEN NOV 8, 2018

Head coach of the senior national team, James Kwasi Appiah, has named his 20-man squad for this month’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Ethiopia in Addis Ababa.

Ghana faces Ethiopia in a return leg on November 18, having beaten the Walias of Ethiopia 5-0 in June last year at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium, Kumasi.

Ayew brother who have been out of the team for a year now has made a return to the team.

However, Felix Annan who was called into the squad for the doubleheader against Sierra Leone has been dropped from the squad.

The Black Stars team will begin camping in Kenya on the 12th of November, 2018.

Below is the squad
Goalkeepers: Richard Ofori (Martizburg, South Africa) Lawrence Ati (Sochaux, France)

Defenders: Harrison Afful (Columbus Crew, USA) John Boye (FC Metz, France) Lumor Agbenyenu (Sporting CP, Portugal) Andy Yiadom (Reading Football Club, England) Jonathan Mensah (Columbus Crew, USA) Kassim Nuhu (TSG Hoffenheim, Germany)

Midfielders: Andre Ayew (Fenerbahce, Turkey) Mubarak Wakaso (Alaves, Spain) Kwadwo Asamoah (Inter Milan, Italy) Afriyie Acquah (Empoli, Italy) Christian Atsu (Newcastle, England) Nana Ampomah (Waasland-Beveren, Belgium) Thomas Partey (Atlético Madrid) Majeed Ashimeru (St. Gallen, Switzerland)

Forwards: Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace, England) Asamoah Gyan (Kayserispor, Turkey) Majeed Waris (FC Nantes, France) Emmanuel Boateng (Levante, Spain)

Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah

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