Black Stars head coach, Otto Addo has reportedly named a provisional 40 man squad list for upcoming African Cup of Nations(AFCON) qualifiers and friendly matches.
Ghana will begin qualifiers for the 2023 AFCON next month when they play against Madagascar and Central African Republic in their opening games.
According multiple reports in the local media, Otto Addo will name a 40 man provisional squad which will later be pruned down to 35 for the qualifiers and friendly matches.
There are a lot of fresh faces in the purported squad list with Ghana ‘rebel’ Salisu Mohammed who has turned down several call ups included.
Brighton defender Tariq Lamptey, Bernard Mensah, Alfred Duncan and several Ghanaian players born in the diaspora are all in the list.’
Ghana will begin their qualifiers against Madagascar on June 1, 2022, at the Cape Coast Stadium before playing the Central African Republic four days later.
Ghana are in Group E for the qualifiers alongside, Angola, Madagascar, and the Central African Republic.
The four-time AFCON champions will play their final game of the first round of the qualifiers against Angola in September 2022.
In addition to the qualifiers in June, Ghana will play two international friendlies against Japan and Chile ahead of the World Cup.
FULL LIST BELOW:
Richard Ofori-Olando Pirates
David Akologo-Club Aurora
Jojo Wollacott-Swindon Town
Dennis Odoi-Club Brugge
Jan Gyamera-Hamburger SV
Jeffrey Schlupp-Crystal Palace
Derrick Arthur Kohn-Willem II
Daniel Amatey-Leicster City
Patric Pfeiffer-SV Darmstadt 98
Joseph Aidoo-Celta Vigo
Jonathan Mensah-Columbus Crew
Stephan Ambrosio-SV Humburger
Abdul Mimin-Victoria Guimereas
Baba Iddrisu-Real Mallorca
Salis Abdul Samed-Clermont Foot
Edmond Addo-Sheriff Tiraspol
Daniel Kofi Kyere-St Pauli
Yaw Yeboah-Columbus Crew
Kamaldeen Sulemana-Stade Rennes
Antonie Semenyor-Bristol City
Dede Ayew-Al Sadd
Felix Afene-Gyam-AS Roma
Fatau Issahaku-Sporting Lisbon
Jordan Ayew-Crystal Palace