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Sports News of Tuesday, 15 January 2019


CAF Confed Cup: Ghanaian contingent make Horoya squad for Pirates clash

Five Ghanaian players have made AC Horoya’s 22-man squad for their CAF Champions League Group B game against Orlando Pirates at the Orlando Stadium on Friday.

The Horoya squad left Conakry on Monday morning and they are now in Johhanesburg as they continue their preparations for the crunch game on Friday.

The Ghanaian contingent namely Godfred Asante, Yakubu Hudu Baffour Sebe, Brefo Mensah and Patrick Razak are expected to play a key role in the game together with Burkinabe attacker of Ghanaian parentage Mandela Ocansey.

Horoya drew 1-1 with Esoerance in match day one last friday whilst Pirates also recorded the same scoreline against Platinum FC.

The 22-man squad:
Goalkeepers: Abdoulaye Kante And Germain Berthe, Moussa Camara

Defenders: Godfred Asante, Abu Mangue Camara, Marius Hamed Assoko, Boubacar Samasekou, Yakubu Hudu, Mohamed Lamine Fofana, Alseny Camara

Midfielders: Baffour Sebe, Abdoulaye Camara, Dramane Nikiema, Brefo Mensah, Boniface Haba, Mohamed Djibo Wonkoye, Naby Soumah

Attackers: Patrick Razak, Daouda Camara. Ocansey Mandela, Sékou Keita And Siméon Bolaji