Pictures: Black Meteors train at Fukuoka stadium ahead of Japan friendly

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The Black Meteors held their first training at Fukuoka Best Denki Stadium in Tokyo Thursday afternoon ahead of the International friendly against the Olympic team of Japan.

Samuel Kwasi Fabin’s side arrived in Tokyo on Wednesday for two International test matches against their Japanese counterparts and got down to work on Thursday, June 3, 2021.

The first game will take place on Saturday, June 5 at 19:25GMT at Fukuoka Best stadium in Tokyo.

Japan will use the games to test their readiness for the Olympic Games football competition that kicks off on Friday, July 23, 2021.

The Squad:

Goalkeepers: Richmond Ayi (Hearts of Oak), William Esso (Vision FC)

Defenders: Samuel Ashie Quaye (Great Olympics), Frank Assinki (HB Koge), Frank Amoabeng (Cerignola)Ibrahim Moro (Asante Kotoko), Uzair Alhassan (Tamale Utrecht), Abdulai Sabit (Getafe CF)

Midfield: Emmanuel Essiam (Berekum Chelsea), Frimpong Boateng (King Faisal), Patrick Mensah (Heart of Lions), Kwame Adubofuor Poku (Colchester United), Osman Bukari (Genk)

Forwards: Jonah Attuquaye (Legon Cities), Percious Boah (Dreams FC), Samuel Obeng Gyabaa (Real Oviedo), Joselpho Barnes (Shalkeh 04), Diawusie Taylor (Karela United FC), Samuel Boakye (Eleven Wonders)