Africa Youth Championship (AYC) in Algeria - The coach of Ghana's national U-20 football team, the Black Satellites, Sellas Tetteh, on Friday released his final 21-man squad for the Africa Youth Championship (AYC) in Algeria that opens on 16 March.
The Ghana coach finalised his squad on Friday after training sessions in Spain and Italy, the Ghana Football Association (GFA) announced.
Ghana is in Group A alongside hosts Algeria, Benin and Egypt.
The Black Satellites will be based in Ain Pemouchent while Group B will be in Oran.
The top four teams will qualify to represent Africa at the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Turkey.
Ghana, three-time winners (1993, 1999 and 2009), will be making its ninth appearance.
Below is the full list:
Goalkeepers: Eric Ofori Antwi (Amidaus Professionals), Felix Annan (Asante Kotoko), Michael Sai (Berekum Chelsea)
Defenders: Richmond Nketiah (Medeama FC), Jeremiah Arkorful (Tema Youth), Lawrence Lartey (Ash Gold), Ahmed Adams (Berekum Chelsea), Ofori Ebenezer (New Edubiase United), Baba Mensah (Neve Yosef, Israel)
Midfielders: Seidu Salifu (Wa All Stars), Derrick Mensah (Tema Youth), Michael Anaba (Asante Kotoko), Clifford Aboagye (Udinese, Italy), Emmanuel Gyamfi (Wa All Stars), Moses Odjer (Tema Youth), Frank Sarfo-Gyamfi (Maritzburg United, South Africa), Kwame Boahene (Liberty Professionals), Jacob Asiedu-Apau (Medeama)
Strikers Kennedy Ashia (Liberty Professionals), Ebenezer Assifuah (Liberty Professionals), Francis Narh (Tema Youth)