2021 Afcon qualifiers: TP Mazembe star Torric Jebrin earns first Black Stars call-up

Published on: 30 October 2019

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has handed TP Mazembe star Torric Jebrin his first call-up ahead of  the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against South Africa and Soa Tomé.

The former Hearts of Oak midfielder is among six players who will be making their debut appearance for the senior national team.

He presently plies his trade with TP Mazembe in Dr Congo and has been one of the standout players since joining them in the summer.

Jebrin will join the rest of the squad for the games against South Africa and Sao Tome on November 14 and 18 respectively.

Below is the Black Stars squad for AFCON 2021 qualifiers against South Africa & São Tomé and Príncipe:

Goalkeepers: Richard Ofori (Maritzburg FC, South Africa), Felix Annan (Asante Kotoko, Ghana), Razak Abalora (Azam FC, Tanzania)

Defenders: Andy Yiadom (Reading, England), Harrison Afful (Columbus Crew, USA), Lumor Agbenyenu (Real Mallorca, Spain), Joseph Aidoo (Celta Vigo, Spain), Joseph Aidoo (Celta Vigo, Spain), Kassim Nuhu (Fortuna Dusseldorf, Germany), Nicholas Opoku (Udinese, Italy), Mohammed Salisu (Real Valladolid, Spain)

Midfielders: Samuel Owusu (Al Fahya, Saudi Arabia), Thomas Partey (Atletico Madrid, Spain), Alfred Duncan (Sassuolo, Italy), Mubarak Wakaso (Deportivo Alaves, Spain), Iddrisu Baba (Real Mallorca, Spain), Christopher Antwi-Adjei (SC Paderborn, Germany)

Forwards: Andre Ayew (Swansea, England), Mohammed Kudus (FC Nordsjaelland, Denmark), Emmanuel Boateng (Dalian Yifang, China), Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace, England), Torric Jibril (TP Mazembe, DR Congo), Shafiu Mumuni (Ashantigold).