Ghana senior women’s coach Mas-Ud Dramani has handed call-ups to 28 players for preparation towards their upcoming international friendly against France.
The Black Queens are confirmed opponents for Les Bleues of France in an October 23 game which will serve as part of their preparations for the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations to be staged in Ghana next year.
France are hosts of the next Fifa Women’s World Cup and intend to use the friendly date with Ghana to test their team for the competition.
Conspicuously missing from the provisional squad are experienced duo Samira Suleman and Linda Eshun.
Players who have been invited are report to the Black Queens camp in Prampram on Tuesday October 3 at 11:00am.
The Women’s Afcon will be held from 17 November to 1 December 2018 in Ghana.
The winner of the competition, the first and second runners-up will automatically represent Africa at the 2019 Fifa Women’s World Cup in France.
Black Queens squad:
Goalkeepers: Nana Ama Asantewaa (Police Ladies) and Patricia Mantey (Immigration Ladies)
Defenders: Cynthia Adubea (Prisons Ladies), Filicity Asuoko (Police Ladies), Ellen Coleman (Lady Strikers), Janet Agyir (Hassacas Ladies), Regina Antwi (Hassacas Ladies), Faustina Ampah (FC MINSK), Grace Adams (University of South Florida) and Edem Atorvor (Lady Strikers),
Midfielders: Ernestina Abambila (FC MINSK), Juliet Acheampong (Prison Ladies), Gifty Ayew Asare (Northern Oklahoma College), Mary Essilful (Soccer Intellectuals), Priscilla Saahene (Fabulous Ladies), Priscilla Okyere (Ampem Darkoaa), Peterson Kundok (Ampem Darkoaa) Mavis Owusu (Ampem Darkoaa) and Evelyn Yeboah (Ampem Darkoaa)
Forwards: Elizabeth Addo (Kvarnsvedens IK, Sweden), Portia Boakye (Hungary), Alice Kusi (Zouk Mosbeh Girls Club, Lebanon), Jane Ayieyam (Police Ladies), Priscilla Adubea (Ampem Darkoa), Abdulai Mukarama (Northern Ladies), Sandra Owusu Ansah (Zouk Mosbeh Girls Club, Lebanon), Abdul Rahman Barikisu ( Lepo Ladies) and Lily Niber Lawrence (Hassacas Ladies)