(Sporting Alert) — The following are the starting lineups and team news for the Africa Cup of Nations Group B game between Ghana and Niger in Port Elizabeth on Monday.
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Venue: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth
Date: Monday, 28 January at Kick-off: 17:00 GMT
Coverage: TV coverage on Eurosport and ITV
Ghana are without Mubarak Wakaso, who is both suspended and injured for the contest, while Richmond Boakye and Anthony Annan, who were both doubtful has been named on the substitutes bench for the game.
Winger Christian Atsu comes in to start for Wakaso.
Meanwhile Niger make one adjustment to it’s side in midfielder with Boubacar Talatou coming in for Issoufou Boubacar Garba.
Ghana v Niger Teams
Niger: Daouda, Bachard, Dankwa, Chicoto, Kourouma, Koudize, Soumaila, Lancina, Talatou, Maazou, Sidibe. Subs: Alzouma, Kader, James, Laouali, Kamilou, Dante, Sakou, Boubacar, Alassane, William, Moutari.
Ghana: Dauda, Pantsil, Boye, Vorsah, Afful, Agyemang-Badu, Rabiu, Adomah, Asamoah, Atsu, Gyan. Subs: Agyei, Richard Boateng, Awal, Annan, Derek Boateng, Akaminko, Asante, Clottey, Boakye, Mensah, Kwarasey.
Referee: Badara Diatta (Senegal)