By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah
Nantes striker, Majeed Waris, and New York City FC midfielder, Ebenezer Ofori, are among the most high profile names to be dropped from Kwesi Appiah’s Black Stars squad for the Africa Cup of Nations.
There is also no place for Asante Kotoko’s Fatawu Safiu and Hearts of Oak’s Mohammed Alhassan, who will also not be making a trip to Egypt.
Ghana U-23 captain, Yaw Yeboah, completes the list of 5 players who have been dropped from the 28 players Kwesi Appiah took to camp in Dubai.
Ghana’s 23 man Squad List:
Goalkeepers: Richard Ofori (Maritzburg United, South Africa, Lawrence Ati- Zigi (Sochaux, Montbeliard, France), and Felix Annan (Asante Kotoko, Ghana).
Andy Yiadom (Reading, England), Abdul Baba Rahman (Reims, France), Lumor Agbenyenu (Goztepe A.S, Turkey), Kassim Nuhu, (Hoffeinham, Germany,) John Boye ( Metz France), Jonathan Mensah (Columbus Crew SC, USA), Joseph Aidoo (Genk, Belguim), Joseph Attamah (Basaksehir, Turkey)
Mubarak Wakaso (Deportivo Alaves, Spain), Thomas Partey (Atletico Madrid, Spain), Kwadwo Asamoah (Internazionle, Italy), Afriyie Acquah (Empoli, Italy), Andre Ayew ( Fenerbache, Turkey), Christian Atsu (Newcastle United, England), Samuel Owusu (Cukaricki, Serbia), Thomas Agyepong (Hibernian, Scotland)
Asamoah Gyan (Kayserispor, Turkey), Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace, England), Caleb Ekuban (Trabzonspor, Turkey and Kwabena Owusu (Leganes, Spain).