The Ghanaian coach Kwesi Appiah has named the 29 players for the 2019 African Cup of Nations.
kethmediaonline understands that Asamoah Gyan has accepted to be the “General Captain” of the team whereas Andre Ayew remains captain for the team.
The 29 consist of three goalkeepers, ten defenders, eleven midfielders and five strikers hereafter 23 players will be finally selected to represent Ghana on the field of sports.
The 29 list include the following sectioned:
Starting with the goalkeepers Richard Ofori (Maritzburg United, South Africa, Lawrence Ati- Zigi (Sochaux, Montbeliard, France), and Felix Annan (Asante Kotoko, Ghana).
Further on the defenders with John Boye (Metz, France), Andy Yiadom (Reading, England, Abdul Baba Rahman (Reims, France), Lumor Agbenyenu (Goztepe A.S, Turkey), Kassim Nuhu, (Hoffeinham, Germany,) Jonathan Mensah (Columbus Crew SC, USA), Joseph Aidoo (Genk, Belguim), Nuhu Musa (St Gallen, Switzerland), Joseph Attamah (Basaksehir, Turkey), and Mohammed Alhassan (Hearts of Oak, Ghana)
The midfielders have Mubarak Wakaso (Deportivo Alaves, Spain), Thomas Partey (Atletico Madrid, Spain), Kwadwo Asamoah (Internazionle, Italy), Ebenezer Ofori (New York FC, USA), Afriyie Acquah (Empoli, Italy), Andre Ayew ( Fenerbache, Turkey), Christian Atsu (Newcastle United, England), Samuel Owusu (Cukaricki, Serbia), Thomas Agyepong (Hibernian, Scotland), Yaw Yeboah (Numancia, Spain), Abdul Fatawu (Asante Kotoko, Ghana).
The strikers involves Asamoah Gyan (Kayserispor,Turkey), Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace, England), Abdul Majeed Waris ( Nantes, France), Caleb Ekuban (Trabzonspor, Turkey and Kwabena Owusu (Leganes, Spain).
The following are the staff and management who are going to facilitate the affairs of team in the AFCON 2019.
- Coach David Duncan (Scout)
- Coach Didi Mas- Ud Dramani (Scout)
- Coach Sellas Tetteh (scout)
- Patrick Ofori (Psychologist)
- Samuel Kwame Ankomah (Masseur)
- Jermaine Lopia (Video & match analyst)
- Simon Copley (Physical trainer)