05th Oct 2017 | by GFA Communications Department
Black Stars land in Uganda for Saturday's World Cup qualifier

The Black Stars have arrived in Uganda for their World Cup qualifying to be played on Saturday

The male senior national team Black Stars ended their four (4) days training tour in Keny on Thursday and headed to Kampala.

 The team will have their official training session at the Uganda Namboole sports stadium Thursday.

Head coach James Akwesi Appiah is leading a 21 man team to face the Ugandans in the second leg of the 2018 FIFA world cup qualifier.

Newcastle United winger Christian Atsu will miss out of the game after suffering a knee injury.

The team will travel to Saudi Arabia for an international friendly game to be played next week.

Below are the players who are travelling to Uganda:


GOALKEEPERS: Richard Ofori (Martizburg United, South Africa), Lawrence Ati (Sochaux, France), Joseph Addo (Aduana Stars)

DEFENDERS: Harrison Afful (Columbus, USA), Daniel Opare (Augsburg, Germany) Agbenyenu Lumor (Portimonese, Portugal), Abass Mohammed (Harrisburg City, USA), Kasim Nuhu (Young Boys, Switzerland), Daniel Amartey (Leicester,England), Jonathan Mensah (Columbus Crew,USA), Nicholas Opoku (Club Africain, Tunisia), Vincent Atinga (Hearts of Oak)

MIDFIELDERS: Thomas Partey (Atletico Madrid, Spain), Joseph Attamah (Bakaksehir, Turkey), Kingsley Sarfo (Malmo, Sweden), Alfred Duncan (Sassuolo FC, Italy), Ebenezer Ofori (Stuttgart, Germany), Frank Acheampong (Tianjin TEDA, China), Isaac Twum (Inter Allies), Patrick Twumasi (Astana FC, Kazakhtan)

FORWARDS: Raphael Dwamena (FC Zurich, Switzerland), John Antwi (Misr Lel-Makkasa, Egypt), Richmond Boakye Yiadom (Crvena Zvezda, Serbia)

 


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