Black Starts depart for South Africa without Jordan Ayew, Baba Rahman & Five Other Key Players

The Black Stars will play South Africa without the inclusion of Jordan Ayew, Baba Rahman, Jeffrey Schlupp,Andy Yiadom,Braydon Manu and Daniel Kofi Kyereh due to COVID-19 traveling restrictions. understands that 25 players left the shores of Ghana on Saturday morning for the match-day two of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against South Africa on September 6, 2021.

The 25-man squad travelled without English and German-based nationals because South Africa is placed on COVID-19 red list of aforementioned countries and per the COVID-19 restrictions, the players would have to be isolated for 10 days when they return to their respective clubs.

The four-time Africa Cup of Nations winners started their 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers campaign with a narrow win against Ethiopia in the opening fixture at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium last Friday September 3, 2021.

South Africa will host Ghana in the match-day two of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers at the iconic FNB Stadium on Monday, 6th September 2021.

Below is the 25-man squad list for South Africa encounter:

Richard Ofori, Richard Attah, Manaf Nurudeen, Lawrence Ati-Zigi

Fatawu Mohammed, Philemon Baffour, Gideon Mensah, Abdul Ismail Ganiyu, Alexander Djiku, Jonathan Mensah, Samuel Ashie Quaye, Joseph Aidoo

Mubarak Wakaso, Baba Iddrisu, Emmanuel Lomotey, Majeed Ashimeru, Abdul Fatawu Issahaku, Samuel Owusu, Kamaldeen Sulemana, Yaw Yeboah

Andre Ayew, Daniel Afriyie Barnieh, Joel Fameyeh, Kwame Opoku, Emmanuel Gyasi.

  • Thomas Awuah, Kumasi.

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