Yaw Yeboah named in Ghana U20 squad to face Ethiopia

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Yaw Yeboah

France-based Yaw Yeboah has been invited to join Ghana's U20 squad prepare for their 2017 African Youth Championship second leg qualifier against Ethiopia next week.

Yeboah, who spent last season on loan at French Ligue 1 side Lille from Manchester City, has already joined the team at the Ghanaman Soccer of Excellence in Prampram.

He played at the 2015 tournament in Senegal where he was named Most Valuable Player and played at the FIFA U20 World Cup in New Zealand.

The 19-year-old comes in with Geoffrey Acheampong of French lower division side Bastia FC as the two foreign based players.

The Black Satellites lost the corresponding fixture 2-1 in Addis Ababa and must overturn the deficit to advance.

The match will be played on 12 June at the new Cape Coast Stadium.

Ghana U20 squad:

Goalkeepers: Kwame Baah- Inter. Allies, Benjamin Asiedu- Mobile Phone People, Fatao Dida- Liberty Professionals

Defenders: Enock Adu- Rtd Academy, Kingsley Fobi- Rtd Academy, Moses Sarpong- Medeama S.C, Geoffrey Acheapong- Bastia- France ( On Holidays), Daniel Amoah- Medeama S.C, Konda Issahaku- Wa All Stars, Nicholas Opoku- Brekum Chelsea, Nuhu Musah- New Edubiase, Jones Owusu- Mandela Academy

Midfielders: Michel Otu- Unistar Academy, Amando Mohammed- Wa All Stars, Isaac Twum- Inter Allies, Emmanuel Addoquay Lomotey- Dreams F.C, Joseph Paintsil- Tema Youth, Lukman Ibrahim- Utretch Academy, Yaw Yeboah- Lille-Losc- France( On Holidays), Saliwu Babawoo- Sekondi Hasaacas

Attackers: Charles Boateng- WAFA SC, Evans Mensah- Inter Allies, Jonathan Osabutey- Tema Youth, Abass Issah- Asokwa Depotivo, Martin Dzillah- Palace, Dauda Mohammed- Asante Kotoko, Benjamin Bature- Medeama S.C, Emmanuel Yeboah-Medeama S.C


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