Karela duo earn Black Meteors call-ups

By Vincent Ashitey
Sarfo Taylor
Sarfo Taylor

Ghana U-23 coach Ibrahim Tanko has invited Karela United duo Solomon Sarfo Taylor and Emmanuel Kyekyeh for next month's final CAF U-23 Cup of Nations qualifier against Algeria.

Taylor, a striker, scored five goals for the Nzema-Aiyinase side to help them finish runners up in the Normalization Committee Tier I Special Competition.

Kyekyeh is a 21-year-old has been one of the consistent midfielders in the Ghana Premier League.

The Black Meteors will play the first leg at home on 5 September 2019 and the return leg four days later in Algiers.

The winner will join seven others including hosts Egypt for the tournament which will run from 8–22 November 2019.

The tournament will determine which three African teams will compete at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.