The Ghana national team will depart Doha, UAE for Qatar on Friday to continue with preparations for the start of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
The team nicknamed the Black Stars opened camp in Abu Dhabi last Sunday and has been in UAE since that time.
On Thursday morning, Ghana locked horns with Switzerland in an international friendly match.
At the end of the game serving as the final friendly before the start of the world cup, Ghana won by two goals to nil thanks to strikes from defender Mohammed Salisu and striker Antoine Semenyo.
In a communiqué from the Ghana Football Association (GFA) it has noted that the Black Stars will leave Abu Dhabi tomorrow.
The team will fly to Qatar in the evening around 16:00gmt after a training session in the afternoon.
🗓️ 𝗕𝗟𝗔𝗖𝗞𝗦𝗧𝗔𝗥𝗦 𝗙𝗥𝗜𝗗𝗔𝗬 𝗦𝗖𝗛𝗘𝗗𝗨𝗟𝗘👇🏾
— 🇬🇭 Black Stars (@GhanaBlackstars) November 17, 2022
Ghana at the 2022 FIFA World Cup will be one of five African countries representing the continent.
The Black Stars will compete in Group H of the group stages of the tournament. In that group, Ghana will battle it out with two-time champions Uruguay, as well as European giants Portugal.
The other group opponent is South Korea from Asia.
While the 2022 FIFA World Cup will commence on Sunday, November 20, Ghana’s Black Stars will play their first match on November 24.
Subsequently, Ghana will take on South Korea on November 28 before finishing the group stages campaign with a rematch against Uruguay.