Photos: Black Stars train in US ahead of Mexico game

Photos: Black Stars train in US ahead of Mexico game

- The Black Stars will play Mexico on Wednesday, June 28 at Houston’s NRG Stadium

- Black Stars coach Kwesi Appiah named 22 players for the two matches and travelled with most of the players from Accra

The Black Stars of Ghana stepped up preparations towards the international friendly against Mexico by holding its second training in the United States (US).

The Black Stars contingent left Ghana on Friday for the US, with the team holding its first training last Sunday.

Photos: Black Stars train in US ahead of Mexico game

Black Stars train Houston

On Monday the team followed up with its second training session in Houston as they prepare for the Mexico clash on Wednesday.

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Coach Kwesi Appiah named a strong 21-man squad, including captain Asamoah Gyan for a double-header friendlies against USA and Mexico.

Although senior players like Andre and Jordan Ayew, as well as Daniel Amartey, have redrawn from the squad, Ghana is still expected to present a formidable side in the contest.

The Black Stars will square off with El Tri first on June 28, before facing USA three days later.

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Photos: Black Stars train in US ahead of Mexico game

Photos: Black Stars train in US ahead of Mexico game

Full squad:

Goalkeepers: Addo Joseph (Aduana Stars) and Richard Ofori (Wa All Stars)

Defenders: Lumor Agbenyenu (Munich 1860, Germany),Harrison Afful (Columbus Crew), Nicholas Opoku (Berekum Chelsea), Jerry Akaminko ( Eskiserhispor, Turkey), John Boye (Sivasspor, Turkey), Rashid Sumalia (Al Gharafa, Qatar), Jonathan Mensah (Columbus Crew, USA), Samuel Sarfo (Liberty, Ghana)

Midfielders: Mohammed Abu (Columbus Crew, USA), Isaac Sackey (Alanyaspor, Turkey), Ofori Ebenezer (Stuttgart, Germany), Kwadwo Poku (FC Miami), Winful Kwaku Cobbinah (Hearts of Oak), Frank Acheampong (Anderlecht, Belgium), Thomas Agyepong (NAC Breda, Holland), Gershon Koffie (New England Revolution)

Strikers: Asamoah Gyan (Al Alhi, UAE), Raphael Dwamena (FC Zurich, Switzerland), Majeed Abdul Waris (Lorient FC, France) and David Accam (Chicago Fire)

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Source: Yen.com.gh

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