Ghana U20 coach names strong squad to face Uganda

Published on: 23 July 2012

Ghana Under-20 coach Maxwell Konadu has named an experienced 18-man squad to face Uganda on Saturday in a penultimate 2013 African Youth Championship qualifier.

The Black Satellites pack includes two members of Berekum Chelsea's team centre-back Ahmed Adams and rugged midfielder Owusu Jackson made the cut.

In-form Heart of Lions striker Benjamin Fadi and Asante Kotoko midfielder Michael Anaba will assist with their vast experiences of playing in the Ghana Premier League.

South Africa-based duo Mumuni Abubakar and Frank Sarfo-Gyamfi will join the team for the trip.

The team will leave Accra on Tuesday afternoon for the first leg tie which will be played in Nakivubo.

Ghana Under-20 squad:

Goalkeepers: Muntari Tagoe, Felix Annan

Defenders: Seidu Salifu, Richmond Nketiah, Jeremiah Akorful, Ahmed Adams, Lawrence Lartey, Daniel Amartey

Midfielders: Mumuni Abubakar, Owusu Jackson, Isaac Sackey, Frank Sarfo Gyamfi, Joseph Baffour Gyewu, Michael Anaba, Emmanuel Gyamfi, Jacob Appau.

Strikers: Patrick Twumasi, Benjamin Fadi.

Source: MTNFootball.com

Comments

  • Dupri
    says: 6 years ago
    What's so strong abt d squad wit the xceptn of some few
  • jerro, Greece
    says: 6 years ago
    Its strong because it has to do with MAXWELL KONADU.lol
  • Gadaffi
    says: 6 years ago
    Where is Kotoko's Prince Baffour?
  • Alimisimi
    says: 6 years ago
    Thanks GOD.just what 2 wish them all de best.
  • Antwi hammer
    says: 6 years ago
    Plsssss wer is gedion baah of kotoko or is he above 20yrs nd plsssss is tawrick jibril formally of hearts of oak nt a ghanaian........hmmmm
  • Jones nana ntsiful
    says: 6 years ago
    Where is the talented apau asiedu
  • Lawyer
    says: 6 years ago
    Prince has not fully recovered from injury
  • BOB 2
    says: 6 years ago
    This team mmmmmm......
  • JONES
    says: 6 years ago
    Lawyer are you saying Prince Baffour is injured?
  • Alimisimi
    says: 6 years ago
    Ahmed Adams has nava be 2 camp b4 and is also a professional why den do dey called him?hmmmmmmm gh.futball
  • Lawyer
    says: 6 years ago
    Ahmed Adams is the regular centre back player for Berekum Chelsea and has been instrumental in their exploits.he is not a foreign based.
  • joe
    says: 6 years ago
    richmond boakye yiadom is stil within dat satellite range n wy waz he not invited? n wat abt baba abdul rahman of kotoko. massa we dont want any calculatn again o. jux win n win comftbly.
  • Fred B. Kyeremeh
    says: 6 years ago
    What is his age?
  • Alimisimi
    says: 6 years ago
    Lawyer yea i knw but he was nava with de team during the camping period both @ parmpram and legon.i mean he is not a prefessional so why now called 2 join the team?
  • Lawyer
    says: 6 years ago
    @Alimisimi,if u have followed him closely I dont think there is any better U20 central defender than Adams.I think Konadu invited him because of his experience in the current Champs league & his involvement in winning gold at the All African games.
  • fiifi
    says: 6 years ago
    OMG!!!! What happen to the winger in the just ended 3 nation tournament in Accra....#20 jersey Roger Sackey!!! Wake up kunadu
  • I LOVE GHANA SOCCER
    says: 6 years ago
    GHANA FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION WAKE UP!!! GEORGE AFRIYIE WAKE UP, THE SQUAD THAT WON THE U20 WORLDCUP WERE MOSTLY FORIEGN PLAYERS DEDE AND HIS SQUAD WERE ALL FORIEGN PLAYERS, I WAS AT THE PRESEC PARK WHEN THE FORIEGN U20 BASED PLAYERS PLAYED, THEY SHOULD HAVE KEPT ALL THOSE BOYS, GFA SHOULD INVITE THE FORIEGN BASED PLAYERS ORLANDO AND THE BOARD INVITED IF THEY WANT TO WIN THE AFRICAN YOUTH TOURNAMENT AND THE WORLDCUP AS WELL, GHANA WAKE UP!!!