Aduana submit 'initial' 24-man squad for Caf Champions League

Aduana Stars
Goal Ghana
The Fire Club have submitted the first batch of players to participate in the continent's flagship tournament

Aduana Stars have confirmed their official 24-man squad for the 2018 Caf Champions League.

The Ghana champions will face Libyan side Al Tahadi in the preliminary round of the competition next month during the weekend of February 9-11 in Morocco before the return leg in Dormaa Ahenkro a week later.

Following the departure of goalkeeper Stephen Adams, coach Yussif Abubakar named two young goalkeepers to deputise Ghana international Joseph Addo.

New signings Caleb Amankwah, Justice Annan, Gockel Ahortor, Samuel Bio and Ulba Lamar also made the list, alongside returnee Yahaya Mohammed, who terminated his contract with Azam FC.

Conspicuously missing is captain Godfred Saka, who, reports suggest opted not to renew his contract with the club and is on the verge of joining Ghana Premier League debutants Karela FC.

Goal understands that Aduana have two more slots to fill, which would be added in the next round.

Full Squad:

Goalkeepers: Joseph Addo, Tijani Ahmed, Godwin Yeboah 

Defenders : Caleb Amankwah, Hafiz Adams, Justice Anane, Abdul Rashid, Paul Aidoo, Steven Anokye Badu, Emmanuel Akuoko, Farouk Adams

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Midfielders: Noah Martey, Gockel Ahortor, Elvis Opoku, Emmanuel Boateng, Fatau Abdul Rahman, Zachriah Mumuni, Ulba Lamar, Samuel Bioh, Sam Adams

Strikers: Nathaniel Asamoah, Yahaya Mohammed, Derrick Sasraku, Bright Adjei