The local-based Black Stars will face their Beninoise counterpart in an international friendly at the Accra Sports Stadium on Thursday.
The match will mark coach Kwesi Appiah’s second debut as Ghana coach following his re-appointment as coach of both the main Black Stars and the local Black Stars.
The local-based Black Stars have been in camp since last week, and the international friendly with Benin forms part of the team’s preparations for upcoming assignments.
The local Black Stars are gearing up for the WAFU internationl tournament to be hosted here in Ghana, as well as qualifiers for next year’s CAF CHAN tournament.
Meanwhile, three players have been called up to join the Black Stars ‘B’ camp when the team resumes camping at the Ghanaman Soccer Center of Excellence in Prampram.
Thomas Abbey (Hearts of Oak), Musah Nuhu (WAFA) and Justice Blay(Medeama) will all join the team as they resume training on Monday at 4pm.
The Black Stars ‘B’ are preparing for the 2018 CHAN Qualifiers and the upcoming WAFU tournament to be hosted by Ghana in September.
The Head coach and his newly formed technical team began the first phase of their training programme in Prampram on earlier this week and will end on June 15.
The Black Stars ‘B’ beat third tier side Accra Lions 5-0 in a friendly game played in Prampram.