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World Cup 2022: No Baba Rahman as Ghana coach Otto Addo names starting eleven to face South Korea



The head coach of the Ghana national team, Otto Addo has named his starting eleven for the match against South Korea.

The Black Stars are scheduled to take on their South Korea counterparts this afternoon in a second Group H encounter of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

In their opening group game against Portugal, the Black Stars of Ghana played well but suffered a 3-2 defeat at the end of the pulsating contest.

Ahead of the game against South Korea, the national team of the West African country has targeted a win to have a good chance of progressing to the knockout stage of the tournament.

To this end, head coach Otto Addo has named a strong starting eleven team to do battle for the Black Stars.

Goalkeeper Lawrence Ati-Zigi keeps his place in the team from the first match and will be protected by a back four that includes Alexander Djiku and Mohammed Salisu.

Baba Rahman is dropped for Gideon Mensah while Jordan Ayew starts in attack with Inaki Williams and Mohammed Kudus.

Lawrence Ati-Zigi (GK)

Tariq Lamptey

Daniel Amartey

Mohammed Salisu

Gideon Mensah

Salis Abdul Samed

Thomas Partey

Mohammed Kudus

Andre Ayew (C)

Jordan Ayew

Inaki Williams

This afternoon’s clash between South Korea and Ghana will kick off at 1pm at the Education City Stadium.

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