Mohammed Kudus dropped, Ayew Brothers start as Ghana coach Chris Hughton names XI for Madagascar cliffhanger


Ghana’s Black Stars head coach Chris Hughton has dropped AFC Ajax Amsterdam star player Kudus Mohammed to the bench as Andre Ayew returns to the starting lineup for Madagascar clash.

Ayew, captain for the Black Stars team missed the games against Angola but has been a starting berth against the Barea of Madagascar today.

Moldovan giant FC Sheriff Tiraspol defender, Patrick Kpozo has been brought in as the left back for the team today following the absence of Baba Rahman and Gideon Mensah.

He’s given his maiden starts for Ghana with Joseph Paintsil and Kamaldeen Sulemana starting on the wings for the team as the Ayew Brothers lead the lines.

Lawrence Ati Zigi
Dennis Odoi
Patrick Kpozo
Daniel Amartey
Joseph Aidoo
Thomas Partey
Salis Abdul Samed
Jordan Ayew
Joseph Paintsil
Kamaldeen Sulemana
Andre Ayew

The game will kick off at 2pm.

Ghana will play at the next total energies Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Ivory Coast next year January with a win over Madagascar on Sunday.

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