Black Stars: First batch leave for Dubai Saturday

Author: Samuel Ebo Kwaitoo
The Black Stars squad will leave Accrafor their training base in Dubai in two batches

The first batch Black Stars players and officials are scheduled to leave for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Saturday night.

According to the travel arrangement, the second batch of the team will leave Accra on Sunday evening.

The team will be joined at the training camp located between Dubai and the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, by Thomas Partey, Andy Yiadom, Abdul Majeed Waris, Jonathan Mensah, Mubarak Wakaso, Kwadwo Asamoah and others from their overseas bases.

Unlike their colleagues who met President Nana Akufo-Addo at the farewell reception held at the Jubilee House on Thursday night, these players could not come home for holidays at the end of their respective leagues.

The Stars' technical team is led by Caoch James Kwasi Appiah and his deputy, Ibrahim Tanko.

Also making the trip is the team's psychologist, Dr Patrick Kwaku Ofori.