Ghana starting XI for international friendly against Russia

Tuesday 6th September , 2016 1:43 pm

Coach Avram Grant has named a strong starting line-up for Ghana’s international friendly against the Golden Eagles of Russia on Tuesday evening.

Norway-based Goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey will be in post for the senior national team in today’s game with Harrison Afful, Baba Rahman, John Boye and Jonathan Mensah in defence.

Mubarak Wakaso, Afriyie Acquah and Atletico Madrid’s Thomas Partey have been named in midfield for the Black Stars in the match which will be played at the Lokomotiv Stadium in Moscow.

Aston Villa forward Jordan Ayew will lead the attack for Ghana with Christian Atsu and Frank Acheampong providing support from the flanks.

The game is expected to kick off at 4pm GMT (7pm Russia Time).

Below is the Ghana’s XI vs Russia:

  1. Adam Kwarasey
  2. Harrison Afful
  3. Baba Abdul Rahman
  4. John Boye
  5. Jonathan Mensah
  6. Wakasu Mubarak
  7. Christian Atsu
  8. Afriyie Acquah
  9. Thomas Partey
  10. Jordan Ayew
  11. Frank Acheampong




Source: Ghana FA