Balck Stars Coach Kwesi Appiah on arrival

The Ghana national team, the Black Stars arrived in Uganda yesterday night amidst tight security ahead of the 2018 World Cup qualification match against the Uganda Cranes on Saturday.

The delegation of 30 people at Entebbe International Airport and were driven to Serena Hotel where they will reside.

The Ghanaians were in the Kenya where they had their three-day camp from Monday to Wednesday, and are expected to conduct their final session on Friday evening at Mandela National Stadium, 4 pm shortly after the hosts Uganda at 2:30 pm.

Group mates Egypt will host Congo Brazzaville on Sunday 8 at the Borg El Arab Stadium.

Egypt still tops the group with nine points, while Uganda is second with seven points, Ghana are third with five points while Congo are bottom with one point.


Ghana Team in Uganda:

Goalkeepers: Richard Ofori, Lawrence Ati, Joseph Addo

Defenders: Daniel Opare, Agbenyenu Lumor, Abass Mohammed, Kasim Nuhu, Daniel Amartey, Jonathan Mensah, Nicholas Opoku, Vincent Atinga

Midfielders: Thomas Partey, Joseph Attamah, Kingsley Sarfo, Alfred Duncan, Ebenezer Ofori, Thomas Agyepong, Isaac Twum, Patrick Twumasi

Forwards: Raphael Dwamena, John Antwi, Richmond Boakye Yiadom


2018 World Cup qualifiers,

Uganda vs Egypt

October 7, 2017

Namboole Stadium (4 pm)