Head coach of the Black Satellites, Yaw Preko has this afternoon released his final 18 man list ahead of the All Africa Games which is expected to start on August 17 this year.
The team has been camping at the Ghanaman Soccer Centre of Excellence in Prampram for some weeks now preparing for this tournament. Initially, 23 players were expected to make the final list out of the total 30 but was reduced to 18 due to lack of funds as announced by the Sports Minister.
Key members of the team which include Ibrahim Danlad, Ibrahim Sulley, Najeeb Yakubu and skipper Emmanuel Toku all made the final list including young fast emerging centre back Haruna Abubakar of Kumasi base Sensational King Faisel.
The Black Satellites are paired with African champions Mali, Senegal and Burundi in group B. The championship is expected to commence on the 17th of this month.
Below is the full 18 man squad:
1.Adjetey Daniel Adrian
4.Baffour Elvis Kyei
5.Umar Basit Abdul Rahman
By: Iddriss Abdul Rahim/Eblaradio.com