Avram Grant names 23-man squad to face Egypt

Black Stars Coach,  Avram Grant has released the list of players to face Egypt in the upcoming World Cup qualifier.

Among the list of the players called by Avram Grant for national duty were debutants Andya Yiadom of Barnsley and Alhassan Wakaso, younger brother of Mubarak Wakaso.

The Black Stars will play against the Pharoahs at the Borg El-Arab Stadium in Alexandria on November 13. Egyptian authorities say some 75,000 fans will be allowed to attend the match amidst some security concerns raised by Avram  Grant.

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The Pharoahs are attempting to reach their first World Cup since 1990. They currently lead the group with three points followed by the Black Stars with one.

Below are players Avram Grant selected. 

Goalkeepers : Razak Braimah (Cordoba, Spain), Adam Kwarasey (Rosenborg, Norway) Richard Ofori (Wa All Stars)

Defenders: Afful (Columbus Crew, USA), Andy Yiadom, Rahman, Jeffery Schlupp, John Boye, Jonathan Mensah, Amartey, Edwin Gyimah.

Midfielders: Agyemang-Badu, Afriyie Acquah, Thomas Partey, Mubarak Wakaso, Frank Acheampong, Christian Atsu Alhassan Wakaso Samuel Tetteh, Jordan Ayew (Aston Villa, England), Abdul-Majeed Waris (Lorient, France), Andre Ayew (West Ham, England), Ebenezer Assifuah