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Sports News of Saturday, 29 April 2017

Source: Ghana Soccernet

Ghana U-17 coach names 25-man squad for African Junior Championship


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Ghana U17 coach Paa Kwesi Fabin has listed a provisional 25-man squad for next month's African Junior Championship in Gabon.

Four players will be omitted from the squad to settle on the final squad for the tournament which runs from 14-28 May.

Only two players Gabriel Leveh (Tema Youth) and Aminu Mohammed (WAFA SC) have Ghana Premier League experience.

The rest are from lower division sides with Mandela Soccer Academy providing the highest number with three players called up.

The Black Starlets will leave for Gabon on 05 May for pre-tournament camping.

Ghana U17 provisional squad:

Goalkeepers: Michael Acquaye (WAFA), Danlad Ibrahim (Asante Kotoko), Kwame Azziz (Mandela Soccer Academy),

Defenders: Bismark Terry Owusu (Mandela Soccer Academy), Kingsley Owusu (Dreams FC), Najeeb Yakubu (New Town Youth), Nana Kwame Antwi (Accra Young Wise), Rashid Alhassan (Aduana Stars), Razak Yusuf (FC Tanga), Faisal Osman (Kumasi Young Vipers),Gideon Acquah (Accra United), John Otu (Dreams FC)

Midfielders: Isaac Antah (Accra Young Wise), Idriss Mohammed (Cheetah FC), Simon Asamoah Appiah (Wa All Stars), Gabriel Leveh (Tema Youth), Sulley Ibrahim (New Life FC), Emmanuel Toku (Cheetah FC), Edmund Arko Mensah (Wa All Stars), Samuel Monnie Andoh (Zein United)

Strikers: Eric Ayiah (Charity Stars), Mohammed Aminu (WAFA), Kwadwo Opoku (Attram D'Visser), Nathaniel Onyina (Sporting Club), Patmos Arhin (Mandela Soccer Academy).

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