Posted On Monday, 12th August 2013
Two members of Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah’s 21-man group to face Turkey in Wednesday’s match have been withdrawn, the Ghana FA has reported.
According to the report on the Ghana FA’s website, Albert Adomah and Emmanuel Banahene would not be part of the Black Stars for the game at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium due to varying reasons.
Sanliurfaspor striker Banahene, who has handed his debut call up will not be ready in Istanbul due to injury.
Adomah has been excused to help him settle at his new club Middlesbrough.
The withdrawal of both players leaves Kwesi Appiah with 19 players for the game.
Goalkeepers: Fatau Dauda (Orlando Pirates, South Africa), Adam Kwarasey (Stromsgodset, Norway), Razak Braimah (Guadalajara, Spain)
Defenders: Harrison Afful (Esperance, Tunisia), Samuel Inkoom (Dnipro, Ukraine), Daniel Opare (Standard Liege, Belgium), Jonathan Mensah (Evian, France), Rashid Sumaila (Mamelodi Sundowns, South Africa), Mohammed Awal (Maritzburg United, South Africa)
Midfielders: Rabiu Mohammed (Evian, France), Emmanuel Agyemang Badu (Udinese, Italy), Kwadwo Asamoah (Juventus, Italy), Solomon Asante (TP Mazembe, DR Congo), Mubarak Wakaso (Espanyol, Spain), Christian Atsu (Porto, Portugal), Yusif Chibsah (Parma, Italy)
Strikers: Dominic Adiyiah (Arsenal Kiev, Ukraine), Asamoah Gyan (Al Ain, UAE), Mahatma Otoo (Hearts of Oak).