Accra Hearts of Oak poster boy Winful Cobbinah has been handed his maiden Ghana Black Stars call-up.
The Phobians star has been named in a 30-man squad announced by national head coach Kwesi Appiah for Ghana’s upcoming 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifying match against Ethiopia.
Cobbinah has been in outstanding form for Hearts since rejoining the club this year and his performances in the league have been rewarded with the call-up into the Black Stars.
The Hearts No.10 is part of the Black Stars B team preparing for September’s WAFU tournament. But he will join the Black Stars squad in Accra on Monday 29th May,2017 to begin preparations for next month’s clash with Ethiopia.
After that, the Black Stars will play two friendly matches with Mexico and the USA.
Below is the 30-man squad:
Richard Ofori (Wa Allstars), Adam Kwarasey (Brondby, Denmark), Felix Annan (Kotoko), Joseph Addo (Aduana Stars)
Harrison Afful (Columbus Crew, USA), Daniel Amartey (Leicester City, England)
Lumor Agbenyenu (Munich 1860, Germany), Daniel Darkwah (Aduana Stars, Ghana), John Boye (Sivasspor, Turkey), Rashid Sumalia (Al Gharafa, Qatar), Nicholas Opoku (B.Chelsea, Ghana), Jonathan Mensah (Columbus Crew, USA)
Jerry Akaminko ( Eskiserhispor, Turkey), Samuel Sarfo (Liberty, Ghana)
Mohammed Abu (Columbus Crew, USA), Afriyie Acquah (Torino, Italy), Isaac Sackey (Alanyaspor, Turkey), Thomas Partey (Atletico Madrid, Spain), Ebenezer Ofori (Stuttgart, Germany), Kingsley Sarfo (Sirius, Sweden), Winful Cobbinah (Hearts of Oak), Yaw Yeboah (FC Twente, Holland), Godsway Donyoh (Nordjaelland, Denmark), Andre Ayew (West Ham, England), Frank Acheampong (Anderlecht, Belgium), Thomas Agyepong (NAC Breda, Holland)
Asamoah Gyan (Al Alhi, UAE), Jordan Ayew (Swansea City, England), Majeed Waris (Lorient FC, France), Raphael Dwamena (FC Zurich, Switzerland)