International friendly Black Stars trio ruled out of South Africa clash

Ghana will be without Jordan Ayew, Afriyie Acquah and Jonathan Mensah for Tuesday friendly international against South Africa

  • Published:
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Black Stars' trio onathan Mensah, Afriyie Acquah and Jordan Ayew have been ruled out of Tuesday's international friendly with South Africa.

The players have been ruled out by injuries, according to the Ghana Football Association.

A Ghana FA publication read: ''Some players including Jonathan Mensah, Jordan Ayew and Afriyie Acquah could not travel with the team due to injuries.''

Mensah picked an injury before the match against Uganda and was dropped from the starting line-up against the Cranes.

Torino midfielder Afriyie Acquah was the first to withdraw from the squad after hobbling off during the Uganda match.

The Black Stars play the Bafana Bafana in Durban as part of preparations for the World Cup qualifier against Egypt in Alexandria next month.

South Africa, meanwhile, host Senegal in their next match after the 1-1 away draw with Burkina Faso on Saturday.

Full Squad:

Goalkeepers: Razak Braimah (Cordoba, Spain), Adam Kwarasey (Rosenborg, Norway).

Defenders: Harrison Afful (Columbus Crew, USA), Daniel Amartey (Leicester City, England), Baba Rahman (Schalke 04, Germany), John Boye (Sivasspor, Turkey), Edwin Gyimah (Orlando Pirates, South Africa)

Midfielders: Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu (Udinese, Italy), Thomas Partey (Atletico Madrid, Spain) Enoch Adu Kofi (Malmo, Sweden) Samuel Tetteh (Leifering, Austria), Mubarak Wakaso (Panathinaikos, Greece), Frank Acheampong (Anderlecht, Belgium), Christian Atsu (Newcastle United, England), Gilbert Koomson (Sogndal, Norway)

Forwards: Asamoah Gyan (Al Ahli, UAE), Abdul Majeed Waris (Lorient, France), David Accam (Chicago Fire, USA)

Download our mobile app today.

Android - Google Play Store

iPhone - Apple App Store

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Football Africa 10 tragic African football deaths on the pitchbullet
2 Video Tanzanian youngster dies after scoring fantastic goalbullet
3 Former Black Stars Player Sulley Muntari set for Italy return?bullet
4 Video Pep Guardiola snubs Fabregas and Azpilicuetabullet
5 Man City vs Chelsea This video shows Diego Costa LOVES to fightbullet
6 Indomitable Lions Rigobert Song steadily recovering following...bullet
7 G6 Tournament Kotoko beat Bechem United in 9-goal thriller...bullet
8 Afcon 2017 Big blow as Congo lose Bolassiebullet
9 World Title Bout President Mahama to donate Toyata Land...bullet
10 Limerick FC Michael Essien considering buying Irish...bullet

Top Videos

1 Video Tanzanian youngster dies after scoring fantastic goalbullet
2 Video Christian Atsu well-placed spot-kick against Hull Citybullet
3 Video Usain Bolt takes part in French football team's trainingbullet
4 Joe Dodoo's sensational volley wins Rangers Goal of the Monthbullet
5 Video Watch K.P Boateng's brilliant strike against Atletic Bilbaobullet
6 Video Watch Agyemang Badu's goal that was shortlisted for FIFA...bullet
7 Video Ghanaian youngster wins penalty for Schalke 04bullet
8 Pulse TV Don Bortey targets 10 more years in active footballbullet
9 Video Watch goals, skills and highlights of Abedi Ayew Pelebullet
10 Video Luis Suarez punches opponent right in the headbullet

Sports