Portugal-based defender Baffour Philemon, has received a call-up for the Caf U-23 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier match between Ghana and Mozambique later this month.
The Rio Ave youth defender, will join the Ghanaian team Camp on Tuesday ahead of their game against Mozambique.
This was confirmed by his parent club Rio Ave in congratulatory message to their young players who gained call-ups into their various national teams.
The game will take place on Sunday, October 30, 2022, at 15H00 at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi.
Meanwhile, Bakary Papa Gassama has been appointed as the centre referee for the second round second leg qualifier against Mozambique.
Abdul Aziz Bollel Jawo (Assistant I), Omar Darboe (Assistant II), and Lamin Jammeh (Fourth Referee) will assist the 43-year-old top Gambian referee.
Burkina Faso’s Yameogo Koudougou David will serve as Match Commissioner, while Ghana’s Christiana Baah will serve as COVID-19 Officer.
The winner of the two legs will advance to the next round of qualifiers as the race for a spot in the 2023 U-23 Africa Cup of Nations in Morocco heats up