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German and Hearts of Oak stars earn call up as Jordan Ayew returns after testing positive for COVID-19

Christopher Antwi-Adjei has been called up to the Black Stars for the 2022 World Cup playoff against Nigeria, according to German Bundesliga club Bochum.

After gaining his first call up under former coach Kwesi Appiah in an AFCON qualifier against South Africa and Sao Tome & Principe in 2019, Antwi-Adjei will be returning to the Black Stars for the first time in three years.

In the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against So Tomé and Principe, Christopher Antwi-Adjei made his international debut for Ghana in a 1-0 win.

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Dennis Korsah, a defender for Hearts of Oak, has been named to the Black Stars roster for the World Cup playoff against Nigeria.

Since joining the Phobians, the left-back has been excellent, earning him his first Ghana call-up ahead of the critical match on Friday.

Baba Abdul Rahman, who has been sidelined with an injury for weeks, is anticipated to be replaced by Dennis Korsah, who has yet to pass a late fitness test.

Gideon Mensah, a Bordeaux defender, is also in the team to face Nigeria.

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Otto Addo and his assistants Mas Ud Didi Dramani and George Boateng will discuss their team’s preparations for the match against Nigeria, the game plan, and how to approach the game on Friday.

Crystal Palace forward Jordan Ayew will join the Black Stars team for the crucial 2022 World Cup playoff against Nigeria.

According to reports, the former Aston Villa forward had tested positive for COVID-19 making him a huge doubt for Ghana’s World Cup playoff against Nigeria.

Ayew was named in the team squad but was later dropped from the matchday squad.

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Coach Otto Addo is likely to pick his squad today as the Black Stars begin their preparations for the game on Monday.

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