Medeama SC’s star striker Jonathan Sowah has earned his first call-up to the Black Stars ahead of Ghana’s 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers match against the Central African Republic (CAR) on Thursday, September 7.
Coach Chris Hughton named Sowah in his 25-man squad following his outstanding performances with Medeama last season and the ongoing CAF Champions preliminary stages.
Sowah is set to battle for starting position against the likes of Inaki Williams, Antoine Semenyo, Jordan Ayew, Ernest Nuamah, Osman Bukari, and Joseph Painstil as the Black Stars will have to win at all cost to qualify for the AFCON.
Below is the list of 25 players announced by the Ghana FA as selected by Coach Chris Hughton.
Lawrence Ati-Zigi, Abdul Manaf Nurudeen, Richard Ofori
Alidu Seidu, Kingsley Schindler, Stephan Ambrosius, Joseph Aidoo, Alexander Djiku, Nicholas Opoku, Baba Abdul Rahman, Gideon Mensah
Abdul Samed Salis, Baba Iddissu, Andre Ayew, Elisha Owusu, Edmund Addo, Mohammed Kudus, Ransford Koningsdorffer
Inaki Williams, Antoine Semenyo, Jordan Ayew, Ernest Nuamah, Osman Bukari, Joseph Painstil, Jonathan Sowah