Current champions of the Ghana Premier League 2016 season Wa All Stars have set off their preparations for the 2017 CAF Champions League.
They left Accra for Sudan to play champions Al Hilal in a high profile friendly.
All Stars will play Hilal on 12 January in Omdurman.
The Ghanaian champions travelled with 19 players on Monday on board an Ethiopian Airlines flight.
After the Hilal friendly, they will then travel to Dubai to continue their preparations before returning to Ghana for the Super Cup clash against Bechem United on 22 January.
Bechem United also won the 2016 MTN FA Cup when they beat Okwawu United.
Wa All Stars will make their debut in their African Champions League in the preliminary round against Ahly Tripoli of Libya.
Wa All Stars squad:
Nana Addai Aduku, Baba Musah, Maxwell Baakoh, Moses Nyarko, Nicholas Mensah, Seidu Rashid, Sadiq Alhassan, Rashid Alhassan
Hafiz Adams, Ishaku Konda, Richard Arthur, Kelvin Andoh, Kwame Sarpong, Nasiru Moro, Asuandzie Kwaku Baffoe, Emmanuel Ocran, David Abagna, Seth Amoateng, Jefrey Degorl