Ghanaian national team arrived in South Africa on Wednesday morning after a flight delay from Accra on Tuesday. The Black Stars are expected to hold their first training session at Orlando Stadium in the evening ahead of Thursday’s clash against Ethiopia.
Orlando Pirates goalkeeper, Richard Ofori and talisman Thomas Partey miss out due to injury.
Partey also recently missed Arsenal’s league match against Watford due to a niggling groin injury.
The Black Stars travelling party include renowned names such as Andre Ayew, Mubarak Wakaso and Jordan Ayew.
Ghana travelling squad:
Goalkeepers: Joseph Wollacott (Swindon Town), Lawrence Ati-Zigi (St.Gallen), Manaf Nurudeen (Eupen), Richard Attah (Hearts of Oak)
Defenders: Andy Yiadom (Reading FC), Philemon Baffour (Dreams FC), Baba Abdul Rahman (Reading FC), Montari Kamaheni (Ashdod), Daniel Amartey (Leicester City), Alexander Djiku (Strasbourg), Joseph Aidoo (Celta Vigo), Ismail Abdul Ganiyu (Asante Kotoko)
Midfielders: Baba Idrissu (Real Mallorca), Mubarak Wakaso (Shenzhen F.C), Edmund Addo (Sheriff Tiraspol), Mohammed Kudus (Ajax Amsterdam), Daniel Kofi Kyere (FC St. Pauli)
Wingers: Andre Ayew (Al Sadd), Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace), Abdul Fatawu Issahaku (Dreams FC), Kamal Deen Sulemana (Rennes), Samuel Owusu (Al Fayha)
Strikers: Richmond Boakye-Yiadom (Beitar Jerusalem), Caleb Ekuban (Genoa)