The Ghana national Beach Soccer team; Black Sharks, begin their quest for a second successive CAF Beach Soccer appearance with a tricky away encounter against Kenya. The President of Beach Soccer Ghana Yaw Ampofo Ankrah has confirmed that the first leg will be played on Saturday the 27th of August at the Pirates Beach in Mombasa at 3pm.
The venue was officially communicated by officials of the Kenya Football Federation in an official release to Beach Soccer Ghana.
Meanwhile Beach Soccer Ghana has confirmed Daniel Kottey Niiquaye and Thoephilus Nii Armah as the unchanged head and assistant coaches for the Black Sharks.
Both coaches successfully qualified the Black Sharks to the maiden edition of the CAF beach Soccer AFCON in Seychelles last year.
18 players commenced non residential camping on Monday 15th August to prepare for the Kenyan encounter. They include reigning AFCON Goal King Alexander Adjei, captain Michael Sema and the 2015/2016 beach soccer league MVP Alfred Torsu.
Below is the list of players:
PLAYERS FOR CAMP
1.GOKAH(SUNSET SPORTS )
2.ADJEI GIDEON (TESHIE UNITED)
3.FRANK MENSAH (WESTERN REGION)
4.SEMABIA REUBEN LARLI (SUNSET SPORTS )
5.AZIZ KOFI (SUNSET SPORTS)
6.INNOCENT KUMASAH (HAVEDZI MIGHTY WARRIORS )
7.HAROLD ACQUAYE (SEA LIONS)
8.HUSSEIN MOHAMMED (TESHIE UNITED)
9.MICHAEL SEMA (SUNSET SPORTS)
10.ALFRED TORSU (HEVEDZI MIGHTY WARRIORS)
11.RICHARD OSSAH (WUO GBEE)
12.DAVID MENSAH (NUNGUA UTD)
13.MATTEW LAMPTEY y(DANSOMAN)
14.FREDRICK KWEVI (GULF POWERS)
15.WISDOM ADOKA (TESHIE UNITED)
16.DEKPEY EUGENE.(HAVEDZI MIGHTY WARRIORS)
17. EKOW BADU (CENTRAL REGION)
18. ALEXANDER ADJIE (SEA LIONS BSC)