Mensah, others handed starting roles for Ghana against Indonesia

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Coach Abdul Karim Zito has massive changes to his starting line up for Ghana’s game against Indonesia on Thursday.

The Black Satellites will take on their Asian opponents in the second group B game in the ongoing Maurice Revello tournament in Marseille, France.

Aaron Essel has been handed the captains arm-band for todays game as he starts alongside Kwabena Gogoe in central defense.

Reading FC Kelvin Opoku will make his debut today for Ghana as he starts on the right side of defense with the ever-present Eugene Amankwah on the left.

Alex Sarfo who came on as a substitute in the game against Mexico will start today’s game in central midfield alongside Amankwaa Baafi and Salifu Samari.

Hearts of Oak’s Isaac Mensah will be the main man upfront for Ghana today with support from Razak Abdullah and  Mustapha Yakubu.

Today’s game will kick off at 1:30pm local time (11:30am GMT) at the Stade Jules Ladoumegue.

16 Vincent Anane

19 Aaron Essel (c)

5 Kwabena Gogoe

21 Kelvin Opoku

22 Eugene Amankwah Ampofo

4 Alex Opoku Sarfo

8 Amankwaa Baafi

14 Salifu Abass Samari

20 Razak Abdullah

17 Mustapha Yakubu

18 Isaac Mensah


Subs; Gregory Obeng Sekyere, Augustine Agyepong, Emmanuel Annor , Anim Bismark, Bawa Moses, Jonas Adjetey Boahen, Zubairu Ibrahim, Yahaya Mohammed, Isaac Pappoe, Muhaison Muhmud