Brazil 2014: Ghana announce their squad numbers for the World Cup


  • Andre yew gets the No 10 shirt, with Jordan Ayew No 13
  • Asamoah Gyan sticks with No 3, while Kevin-Prince Boateng goes for No 9
  • Michael Essien is No 5, Sulley Muntari maintains No 11
  • Ghana kick off their campaign against USA in Natal on June 16

Black Stars

Ghana’s camp announces the official squad numbers as players opt for their own unique shirt numbers for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

This follows the submission of Kwesi Appiah’s final 23-man list to FIFA.

Captain Asamoah Gyan sticks to his number 3 shirt while Kevin Prince Boateng swaps the 23 jersey he wore at the last World Cup for the number 9 shirt.

Michael Essien, who wore the number 8 shirt in his World Cup debut in 2006, has settled for the number 5 shirt. 

Andre Ayew will wear his favourite jersey, the number 10 this time round as his brother, Jordan, making his debut goes for the 13 shirt that he – Andre – used at the 2010 World Cup.

Ghana squad numbers

1 Stephen ADAMS
2 Samuel INKOOM
3 Asamoah GYAN
4 Daniel OPARE
5 Michael ESSIEN
6 Afriyie ACQUAH
7 Christian ATSU
9 Kevin Prince BOATENG
10 Andre AYEW
11 Sulley MUNTARI
13 Jordan AYEW
14 Albert ADOMAH
15 Rashid SUMAILA
16 Fatau DAUDA
18 Abdul Majeed WARIS
19 Jonathan MENSAH
20 Kwadwo ASAMOAH
21 John BOYE
22 Mubarak WAKASU
23 Harrison AFFUL

Source: GFA

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