Transformation in three months for Dennis Korsah, the only local player called for the World Cup playoffs | Ghana Announces Squad Against Nigeria
- Dennis Korsah was the captain for Cape Coast Ebusua Dwarfs before leaving for Hearts Of Oak.
- In January 2022 – Dennis joined the 2021 GPL winning team Hearts of Oak after Ebusua Dwarfs was relegated.
- In February 2022 – Dennis Korsah makes debut for Hearts of Oak.
- In March 2022 – He has become the only local player to make called for the Ghana Black Stars squad for World Cup playoff.
Interim Black Stars coach Otto Addo announced his squad after what was described as a ‘special strategy’ by the Ghana Football Association to keep the squad close to their chest before today.
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Ghana will play Nigeria in the all-important World Cup playoffs on 25th March at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium for the first leg before heading to Moshood Abiola National Stadium in Abuja four days later.
Goalkeepers: Joseph Wollacott (Swindon Town), Abdul Manaf Nurudeen (Eupen), Richard Ofori (Orlando Pirates), Lawrence Ati Zigi (St. Gallen)
Defenders: Andy Yiadom (Reading FC), Dennis Korsah (Hearts of Oak), Gideon Mensah (Girondins Bordeaux), Daniel Amartey (Leicester City), Alexander Djiku (Strasbourg FC), Joseph Aidoo (Celta Vigo), Dennis Odoi (Fulham), Abdul Mumin (Vitoria Guimaraes), Montari Kamaheni (Ashdod FC)
Midfielders: Baba Iddrissu (Real Mallorca), Edmund Addo (Sherif Tiraspol), Thomas Teye Partey (Arsenal FC), Mohammed Kudus (Ajax Amsterdam), Daniel Kofi Kyere (St. Pauli), Elisha Owusu (Gent)
Wingers: Osman Bukari (Nantes), Joseph Paintsil (Genk), Abdul Fatawu Issahaku (Sporting Lisbon), Christopher Antwi Adjei (Bochum), Yaw Yeboah (Columbus Crew)
Forwards: Christopher Antwi Adjei (Bochum), Felix Afena Gyan (AS Roma), Kwasi Wriedt(Holstein Kiel), Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace)