The Black Stars of Ghana have converged at the Tang palace in Accra to begin preparations for their 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier against Kenya.
The Stars are due to take on the Harambee Stars on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at the Accra Sports Stadium.
The players who reported on Monday began training at the Accra Sports Stadium on Tuesday afternoon under the guidance of Coach Kwesi Appiah.
Coach Appiah invited Kotoko trio of Felix Annan, Kwame Bonsu and Amos Frimpong into a 24-man squad to play against the Kenyans as they look to end their qualification in style at the Accra Sports Stadium.
Players invited by coach Kwasi Appiah include :
Goalkeepers: Richard Ofori (Martizburg, South Africa) Lawrence Ati (Sochaux, France), Felix Annan (Asante Kotoko, Ghana)
Defenders: Kwadwo Asamoah (Inter Milan, Italy) Lumor Agbenyenu ( Göztepe S.K, Turkey) Andy Yiadom (Reading Football Club, England) Amos Frimpong (Asante Kotoko, Ghana) Nuhu Kassim (1899 Hoffenheim, Germany) Nicholas Opoku (Udinese, Italy) John Boye (Metz,France) Joseph Aidoo (Genk, Belgium)
Midfielders: Andre Ayew ( Fenerbahçe S.K, Turkey) Mubarak Wakaso (Alaves, Spain) Christian Atsu (Newcastle, England) Kwame Bonsu (Asante Kotoko, Ghana) Ernest Asante ( Al Jazira, UAE) Thomas Partey (Atlético Madrid) Alhassan Wakaso ( Vitória S.C, Portugal) Jeffery Schlupp ( Crystal Palace, England), Alfred Duncan (Sassuolo, Italy)
Forward: Caleb Ansah Ekuban(Trabzonspor, Turkey) Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace) Emmanuel Boateng (Dalian Yifang, China) Kwasi Appiah (AFC Wimbledon, UK)
Ghana defender Andy Yiadom has been ruled out of Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Kenya because of injury.