AFCON 2023 Qualifier: Angola names strong squad to face Ghana in Kumasi
Pedro Goncalves Head Coach of the Angola national team, has announced his 26-man squad for the double-header against Ghana for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi this month.
The Palancras Negras of Angola would play as a guest to the Ghana Black Stars in Kumasi on Thursday, March 16, before travelling to Luanda on March 27, for the reverse fixture.
Ghana is at the summit of the Group E table with four points from two games following a 3-0 win over Madagascar and a 1-1 draw with Central African Republic in June last year.
Meanwhile, Angola is in the second position with four points.
The coach named three goalkeepers, seven defenders, seven defenders, and nine strikers.
The rescheduled 2023 AFCON tourney will be held in Cote D’Ivoire in January- February 2024.