Razak Abalora, Benson Anang, Joseph Aidoo and Samuel Owusu all get to start in today’s International friendly against Qatar.
The Black Stars takes on Qatar in the second friendly game this afternoon having lost 3-0 to Mali in the first last Friday.
Akonnor has decided to ring changes in his squad by handing opportunities to some invited players.
Tariq Fosu who arguably was Ghana’s best player in the previous game gets to start at the right side of midfield this time, having played as a right back in the game against Mali.
Razak Abalora gets the nod to be in post ahead of Lawrence Ati-Zigi this time.
Aidoo, after coming on as a second half substitute for injured Nicholas Opoku in the game against Mali has been handed a starring role.
Samuel Owusu also gets an opportunity after he was unused in the first game.
Black Stars starting XI against Qatar
Razak Abalora (GK), Benson Anang, Gideon Mensah, Joseph Aidoo, Alexandre Djiku, Idrissu Baba, Thomas Partey, Tariqe Fosu, Samuel Owusu, Andre Ayew, Jordan Ayew