Andre Ayew will lead the Black Stars in tonight’s Group F opener against Benin. The Swansea City will be supporting his brother Jordan Ayew up front.
Thomas Agyepong also earns a starting role in tonight’s encounter and will be operating on the wings together with Christian Atsu.
Mubarak Wakaso and Thomas Partey plays as the two central midfielder with Andy Yiadom, Lumor Agbeyenu, Kassim Nuhu and John Boye compete the backline.
First choice Richard Ofori also gets to start in post.
BLACK STARS STARTING XI AGAINST BENIN
Richard Ofori(GK), Andy Yiadom, Lumor Agbeyenu, John Boye, Kassim Nuhu, Wakaso Mubarak, Thomas Partey, Christian Atsu, Thomas Agyepong, Andre Ayew (C), Jordan Ayew
By Frank Darkwah