AFCON 2017: Coach Avram Grant Makes Changes To Squad For Egypt Game

Coach Avram Grant has made four changes to his squad for Ghana’s final Group match against Egypt on Wednesday evening.

England based right back Andy Yiadom will make his debut for Ghana in the game which will be played at the Port Gentil Stadium in Gabon.

Harrison Afful has been switched to the left side of defense with Jonathan Mensah coming in to partner John Boye in the centre back positions.

Mubarak Wakaso and Thomas Partey who started Ghana’s two previous group matches have been replaced by Agyemang Badu and Daniel Amartey in midfield.

Christian Atsu and Andre Ayew will start on the left and right side of midfield with Samuel Tetteh and captain Asamoah Gyan all getting a starting roles in today’s match.

The Black Stars who have already qualified to the quarter finals, will need a draw to finish on top of Group D and set up a quarter-final date with Morocco.

The game is expected to kick off at 7pm.

Black Stars XI for Egypt game:

Razak Braimah
Andy Yiadom
Harrison Afful
Jonathan Mensah
John Boye
Daniel Amartey
Emmanuel Agyemang Badu
Andre Ayew
Christian Atsu
Samuel Tetteh
Asamoah Gyan

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