Kwasi Appiah calls up Rashid Sumaila to replace crocked Nuhu

By Mutala Yakubu
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Rashid Sumaila

Red Star Belgrade defender, Rashid Sumaila, has received a late call-up from coach Kwasi Appiah for Ghana’s AFCON qualifier against Kenya.

Appiah has been forced to alter his 21-man squad following an injury to Kassim Nuhu.

Nuhu sustained an injury in the Bundesliga game involving TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and Freiburg on Saturday.

TSG Hoffenheim have confirmed preliminary medical examination indicates that Nuhu, sustained an ankle injury and will be out for four weeks.

Meanwhile, defender John Boye also sustained a muscle injury whilst playing for French side, Metz in a league game, and will be unavailable for the Black Stars game slated for Sunday, September 8, 2018, in Nairobi.

Crdeit: DAN KWAKU YEBOAH-SPOKESPERSON (FIFA/CAF LIAISON TEAM)

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