Head coach of the senior national team, the Black Stars has named a 21-man squad for the second leg game against Malawi in the qualifiers for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in Lilongwe on Saturday, October 13.
The squad includes; Espanyol’s Mubarak Wakaso, Asante Kotoko midfielder Daniel Nii Adjei as the two new faces in the team, with experienced John Paintsil making a return to the team after some months of absence.
Also returning to the team were; David Addy, Jonathan Mensah, Rabiu Mohammed and goalkeeper Philemon McCarthy.
Goalkeepers: Adam Kwarasey (Stromgodset, Norway), Philemon McCarthy (Hearts of Oak), Fatau Dauda (AshantiGold).
Defenders: John Paintsil (Hapoel Tel Aviv, Israel), Harrison Afful (Esperance, Tunisia), David Addy (Vitoria Guimaraes, Portugal), John Boye (Rennes, France), Isaac Vorsah (Red Bull Salzburg, Austria), Jonathan Mensah (Evian Thonon Gaillard, France).
Midfielders: Anthony Annan (Osasuna, Spain), Daniel Nii Adjei (Asante Kotoko), Mubarak Wakaso (Espanyol, Spain), Emmanuel Agyemang Badu (Udinese, Italy), Kwadwo Asamoah (Juventus, Italy), Christian Atsu (Porto, Portugal), Solomon Asante (Berekum Chelsea), Andre Ayew (Marseille, France), Rabiu Mohammed (Evian, France)
Strikers: Emmanuel Clottey (Esperance, Tunisia), Abdul Majeed Warris (Hacken, Sweden), Asamoah Gyan (Al Ain, UAE).