Kwesi Appiah Names 30-man Squad Ahead Of Ethiopia AFCON Qualifier Clash In June

Black Stars coach, Kwesi Appiah has named a 30-man squad that will play Ethiopia in next month’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.
The list has as many as SEVEN players from the local league that might get the opportunity to play for the senior national team.

Appiah also dropped Newcastle’s latest purchase, Christian Atsu,

Razak Brimah and Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu who were regulars in the team.

He also named as many as 10 debutants to the team including Swedish league superstar Kingsley Sarfo, Germany-based left-back Lumor Agbenyenu and Turkey-based midfielder Isaac Sackey.

Below is Kwesi Appiah’s 30-man squad.


Richard Ofori (Wa Allstars), Adam Kwarasey (Brondby, Denmark), Felix Annan (Kotoko), Joseph Addo (Aduana Stars)


Harrison Afful (Columbus Crew, USA), Daniel Amartey (Leicester City, England)

Lumor Agbenyenu (Munich 1860, Germany), Daniel Darkwah (Aduana Stars, Ghana), John Boye (Sivasspor, Turkey), Rashid Sumalia (Al Gharafa, Qatar), Nicholas Opoku (B.Chelsea, Ghana), Jonathan Mensah (Columbus Crew, USA)

Jerry Akaminko ( Eskiserhispor, Turkey), Samuel Sarfo (Liberty, Ghana)


Mohammed Abu (Columbus Crew, USA), Afriyie Acquah (Torino, Italy), Isaac Sackey (Alanyaspor, Turkey), Thomas Partey (Atletico Madrid, Spain), Ebenezer Ofori (Stuttgart, Germany), Kingsley Sarfo (Sirius, Sweden), Winful Cobbinah (Hearts of Oak), Yaw Yeboah (FC Twente, Holland), Godsway Donyoh (Nordjaelland, Denmark), Andre Ayew (West Ham, England), Frank Acheampong (Anderlecht, Belgium), Thomas Agyepong (NAC Breda, Holland)


Asamoah Gyan (Al Alhi, UAE), Jordan Ayew (Swansea City, England), Majeed Waris (Lorient FC, France), Raphael Dwamena (FC Zurich, Switzerland)

The AFCON qualifier has been scheduled for Sunday, June 11 at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi.



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