Black Satellites Name Squad For U-20 FIFA World Cup

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Black Satellites
Black Satellites

The Ghana Black Satellites would take centre stage a week from now as they kick off their FIFA U-20 World Cup campaign.

Sellas Tetteh’s team finished third at the African Championships, thus booking their place at the world cup. The team have been in Australia preparing for the tournament that kicks off on May 30.

Ghana placed third at the last FIFA World Cup, having won the title the in 2009. All these feats were achieved under Tetteh, who would hope he can replicate the form of the 2009 team with this team.

Ghana is paired in Group B with Argentina, Panama, and Austria; and has named a strong squad including 2013 bronze ball winner Clifford Aboagye and Cagliari’s breakout star Godfred Donsah.

Below is the 21 man squad for the upcoming tournament in New Zealand.


Kwame Baah (Heart of Lions), Siedu Muntawakilu (Hearts of Oak), Lawrence Ati-Zigi (Red Bull Salzburg, Austria)

Defenders: Kingsley Fobi (Right to Dream), Owusu Bempah (Hearts of Oak), Joseph Aidoo (Inter Allies), Joseph Adjei (Wa All Stars), Emmanuel Ntim (Valenciennes, France), Patrick Asmah (BA United), Patrick Kpozo (Inter Allies)

Midfielders: Aseidu Attobrah (New Edubiase), Godfred Donsah (Calgliari, Italy), Kofi Yeboah (Wa All Stars), Prosper Kasim (Inter Allies), David Atanga (Red Bull Salzburg, Austria), Yaw Yeboah (Man City), Clifford Aboagye (Granada, Spain), Osei Barnes (Pacos Ferriera, Portugal)

Forwards: Benjamin Tetteh (Dreams FC), Emmanuel Boateng (Rio Ave, Portugal), Samuel Tetteh (WAFA)