Ghana, one of the five African representatives at the FIFA 2022 World Cup, look primed for an exciting tournament despite being drawn into an incredibly difficult group.
Having failed to reach the 2018 World Cup, the Black Stars, led by former international player Otto Addo, now boast a significant wealth of young talent. However, there’s been a fair few challenges along the way as well.
Addo was only appointed earlier this year after the national team made a managerial change in the wake of a disappointing showing at the Africa Cup of Nations. In a turnaround, the new boss helped lead the side to World Cup qualification just two months later, eliminating African powers Nigeria on away goals in a 1-1 aggregate playoff draw.
Now, the climb is steep as they take on Portugal, Uruguay and South Korea in the group stage in Qatar.
Your tweet was quoted in an article by Sporting News https://t.co/oheJHlZVXl
— Recite Social (@ReciteSocial) October 20, 2022
Ghana World Cup squad 2022
Addo was one of the last head coaches to confirm his final 26-man squad to FIFA with key Premier League trio Thomas Partey, Jordan Ayew and Daniel Amartey all included.
Ghana face Switzerland in a friendly on November 17 before starting their Group G campaign in Doha against Portugal on November 24
𝗧𝗕𝗧 : 𝟮𝟬𝟬𝟔 𝗪𝗢𝗥𝗟𝗗 𝗖𝗨𝗣 🤩
🇬🇭 𝗚𝗛𝗔𝗡𝗔 2️⃣ – 1️⃣ 𝗨𝗦𝗔 🇺🇸#ThrowBackThursdays #BlackStars | #FIFAWorldCup pic.twitter.com/BwnoHMmK8e
— 🇬🇭 Black Stars (@GhanaBlackstars) October 20, 2022
World Cup Group H fixtures and match schedule
|Thurs, Nov. 24||Uruguay vs. South Korea||8 a.m.||Education City Stadium|
|Thurs, Nov. 24||Portugal vs. Ghana||11 a.m.||Stadium 974|
|Mon, Nov. 28||South Korea vs. Ghana||8 a.m.||Education City Stadium|
|Mon, Nov. 28||Portugal vs. Uruguay||2 p.m.||Lusail Stadium|
|Fri, Dec. 2||South Korea vs. Portugal||10 a.m.||Education City Stadium|
|Fri, Dec. 2||Ghana vs. Uruguay||10 a.m.||Al Janoub Stadium|
Ghana squad: FIFA Qatar World Cup 2022 – final List 26-man Ghana national football team
Ghana, one of the five African representatives at the FIFA 2022 World Cup, look...
Germany squad: FIFA Qatar World Cup 2022 – Mario Gotze makes surprise return to join final 26-man Germany national football team
Due to the team’s poor performance at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Germany’s longtime...
France squad: FIFA Qatar World Cup 2022 – Final list of 26 players for French national team
France will travel to Qatar for the 2022 World Cup determined to defend the...
England squad: FIFA Qatar World Cup 2022 – Final list of 26 players for Three Lions’ national team
Following the team’s success in reaching the final of Euro 2021 and the semifinals...