By Patrick Akoto
Ghana will begin camping in Kenya on Monday ahead of the crucial return fixture of the 2013 African Cup of Nations qualifier against Malawi on October 13.
Head coach Kwesi Appiah and his technical team alongside four invited home-players arrived in Nairobi this morning.
The foreign-based players are expected to join the rest of their colleagues latest by Tuesday to begin serious preparations for the return encounter scheduled to take place in Malawi’s capital Lilongwe.
The Black Stars must protect a 2-0 advantage from the first leg to ensure they qualify to next year’s continental showpiece in South Africa.
Goalkeepers: Adam Kwarasey (Stromgodset, Norway), Philemon McCarthy (Hearts of Oak), Fatau Dauda (AshantiGold)
Defenders: John Paintsil (Hapoel Tel Aviv, Israel), Harrison Afful (Esperance
Midfielders: Anthony Annan (Osasuna, Spain), Daniel Nii Adjei (Asante Kotoko), Mubarak Wakaso (Espanyol, Spain), Afriyie Acquah (Parma, Italy), Kwadwo Asamoah (Juventus, Italy), Christian Atsu (Porto, Portugal), Solomon Asante (Berekum Chelsea), Andre Ayew (Marseille, France), Rabiu Mohammed (Evian, France)
Strikers: Emmanuel Clottey (Esperance, Tunisia), Abdul Majeed Warris (Hacken, Sweden), Asamoah Gyan (Al Ain, UAE).