2021 AFCON: Ghana to host Algeria in friendly at Education City stadium in Doha today

Published on: 05 January 2022

Ghana will take on African Champions Algeria in a pre-Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) friendly at the Education City stadium in Doha, Qatar today.

The two African giants will test their strength against each other in preparation for the 2021 AFCON which kicks off in Cameroon on Sunday, January 9, 2022.

The Black Stars have been camping in Qatar ahead of the tournament and will wrap preparations with this crucial friendly.

The Black Stars held training with the likes of Thomas Partey, Daniel Amartey, Baba Idrissu among other players but Jordan Ayew and Andre Ayew were the notable players who sat out of the training session.

Algeria who won the FIFA Arab Cup two weeks ago are housed in Group E with Sierra Leone, Equatorial Guinea, and Cote D’Ivoire.

The Black Stars Ghana will open their campaign against Morocco on Monday, January 10, 2022, before taking on Gabon and Comoros in Group C.