Fabin Names Ghana's Final Squad For U-17 Finals

Black Starlets coach Paa Kwesi Fabin has announced his final 21-man squad for the 2013 African U-17 Championship in Morocco. The Ghana coach finalized his squad on Tuesday after the team's last training match which they won 6-2 against Serie B side, Novara in Italy. Ghana's U-17 men's team will depart for their base in Marrakesh on Wednesday from Italy for this month's final which starts on April 13 to 27, 2013. The Black Starlets, two-time World and African champions have drawn Nigeria, Ivory Coast and Congo in Group B for the continental championship. The semi finalists will represent Africa at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates next October. Ghana's squad: Goalkeepers: Ali Mohammed, Lawrence Ati and Emmanuel Anning Defenders: Isaac Twum, Patrick Kojo Asmah, William Dankyi, Nicholas Opoku, Yakubu Mohammed, Hamza Hamidu and Kingsley Fobih Midfielders: Gideon Waja, Appiah MacCarthy, Caleb Gomina, Paul Asare De-Vries, Yaw Yeboah, David Atanga, Thomas Agyapong, Zakaria Mumuni and Emmanuel Oti Essigba Strikers: Emmanuel Boateng and Benjamin Tetteh