4 local players named in Black Stars list against Sudan

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Four local players have been named in a provisional list of 23 players for the 2021 African Cup of Nations double header qualifier against Sudan by Coach C.K Akunnor.

The players are Hearts of Oak Richard Atta, Habib Mohammed (Kotoko), Kwadwo Amoako (Ashgold) and Yahaya Mohammed (Aduana).

Red Star Belgrade striker Richmond Boakye Yiadom is back in the squad after missing previous squads.

Skipper Andre Ayew leads a group of 16 other players to have maintained their spots from the opening qualifying wins over South Africa and São Tomé and Príncipe.

The Black Stars of Ghana will host Sudan in the first leg tie at the Cape Coast Stadium on 27 March, 2020

Ghana will travel to Khartoum for the return leg encounter on March 30, 2020.

Below is the full list of Black Stars

Goalkeepers:

Richard Ofori (Maritzburg United, South Africa), Razak Abalora, (Azam FC, Tanzania) Richard Atta (Hearts of Oak)

Full-backs:

Kwadwo Amoako (AshantiGold), Andy Yiadom (Reading, England), Gideon Mensah (Zulte Waregem, Belgium)

Centre-backs:

Nicholas Opoku (Amiens, France), Joseph Aidoo (Celta Vigo, Spain), Kassim Nuhu (Fortuna Dusseldorf, Germany), Habib Mohammed (Asante Kotoko)

Midfield:

Mubarak Wakaso (Jiangsu Suning, China), Alfred Duncan (Fiorentina, Italy), Iddrisu Baba (RCD Mallorca, Spain), Thomas Partey (Atletico Madrid, Spain), Mohammed Kudus (FC Nordsjaelland, Denmark)

Wingers:

Christopher Antwi-Adjei (Paderborn, Germany), Tariq Fosu (Brentford FC, England), Samuel Owusu (Al Fayha FC, Saudi Arabia), Andre Ayew (Swansea City, England)

Forwards:

Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace, England), Richmond Boakye Yiadom (Red Star Belgrade, Serbia), Eugene Ansah (Hapoel Ra’anana, Israel), Yahaya Mohammed (Aduana Stars)




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