Black Meteors coach Ibrahim Tanko names strong starting line up against Algeria

Published on: 06 September 2019

Ghana U-23 coach Ibrahim Tanko has named a strong staring XI for the game against Algeria in the CAF U-23 qualifiers in Accra.

Asante Kotoko goalkeeper Kwame Baah maintains his position between the sticks with a solid defense line that includes Udinese guardsman Nicholas Opoku.

Kingsley Fobi begins as right back with Gideon Mensah on the opposite flank.

Nicholas Opoku is partnered by Zakaria Fuseini in the heart of defense.

Makers Ashimeru joins Osman Bukari, Bernard Tekpetey and Joseph Painstil in the middle.

Captain Yaw Yeboah and Dauda Mohammed start in attack.

The winner of the two legged game qualifies for the CAF U-23 championship in Egypt next year.

Below is the full squad.

kwame Baah Kingsly Fobi Gideon mensah zakaria Fusieni Nicholas Opoku Majeed Ashemeru Osman Bukari Bernard Tekpatey Dauda Mohammed Yaw Yeboah Joseph paintsil