Kwarasey and three others to make debut for Black Stars

Brazil's Ronaldo (in yellow) is tackled by Ghana's John Mensah (number 5) as Sulley Muntari (number 11) takes evasive action
Ghana will face Brazil, who they met in the 2006 World Cup, in London next month

Ghana coach Goran Stevanovic has named three uncapped players in his squad for next month's African Cup of Nations qualifier and friendly against Brazil.

They are Adam Kwarasey, a goalkeeper with Norway's Stromgodest, France-based midfielder Rabiu Mohammed and Albert Adomah of England's Bristol City.

The Black Stars play Swaziland on 2 September in a Nations Cup tie before facing Brazil in London on 5 September.

Kwarasey was born in Norway but opted to play for his father's home country.

Along with Rabiu, Kwarasey was in line to make his debut against Nigeria in a friendly in Watford, until the match was cancelled three weeks ago due to the riots in London.

Also included in the 23-man squad are Leicester's John Paintsil, Lyon's John Mensah, Inter Milan midfielder Sulley Muntari and strikers Asamoah Gyan and Prince Tagoe.

A notable exclusion from the team is AC Milan midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng.

Forward Dominic Adiyiah has been included in the squad despite recently joining a Turkish second division side.

Chelsea's Michael Essien is unavailable because of a long-term injury.

Full Squad:

Goalkeepers: Richard Kingson (unattached), Adam Larsen Kwarasey (Stromgodest), Ernest Sowah (Berekum Chelsea)

Defenders: Samuel Inkoom (FC Dnipro), John Paintsil (Leicester City), Isaac Vorsah (TSG Hoffenheim), Jonathan Mensah (Evian Thonon-Gaillard), Lee Addy (Red Star Belgrade), Daniel Opare (Standard Liege), John Mensah (Olympique Lyon)

Midfielders: Andre Ayew (Olympique Marseille), Kwadwo Asamoah, Emmanuel Agyeman-Badu (Udinese), Sulley Muntari (Inter Milan) Anthony Annan (Vitesse Arnhem), Albert Adomah (Bristol City), Rabiu Mohammed (Evian Thonon-Gaillard), Derek Boateng (FC Dnipro)

Strikers: Asamoah Gyan (Sunderland), Prince Tagoe (TSG Hoffenheim) Dominic Adiyiah (Karsiyaka), Jordan Ayew (Olympique Marseille) Nathaniel Asamoah (Asante Kotoko).

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