Former Ghana Youth star striker Richmond Boakye Yiadom has earned Ghana call-up for 2022
FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Ethiopia and South Africa this month, Sportsworldghana.com can confirm.
The Beitar Jerusalem striker has been named in the yet to be announced Black Stars team for the upcoming games against Ethiopia and South Africa.
The 28-year-old is making his return to the four-time AFCON champions after a three-year absence with his last outing in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers due to lack of form.
Yiadom was Ghana’s 2013 U20 topsman and a proven goal scorer for Ghana and would be expected to bring goals to the Black Stars team in their crucial games.
Yiafom is said to be replacing Joel Fameyeh who plays for FC Orenburg in Russia.
Ghana needs wins against Ethiopia and South Africa to book a place in the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers playoffs spot for a possible place in the Mundial.
Ghana will take on Ethiopia in Johannesburg at the Orlando Stadium before hosting the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in Cape Coast on 14th November.