Nana Attakora to play for Canada in a friendly against Ghana
Canadian born of Ghanaian heritage, Nana Attakora-Gyan will have a rare opportunity to play against Ghana, his parents’ country of birth in an upcoming international friendly between Ghana and Canada in Washington DC.
Nana Attakora currently plays for the San Antonio Scorpions in the North American Soccer League (NASL).

After representing Canada in various youth competitions, the defender made his senior debut for Canada in 2010. Canada’s 24-man squad for the October 13 friendly match features a blend of experienced and new faces.

Debutants are Fraser Aird, Marco Bustos, David "Junior" Hoilett, and Wandrille Lefèvre, while returning for the first time in 2015 are Manuel Aparicio, Lucas Cavallini, Jordan Hamilton, Kianz Froese, and Simon Thomas.

The squad also features regulars like Marcel de Jong, David Edgar, André Hainault, Simeon Jackson, Adam Straith, Tosaint Ricketts, and goalkeepers Milan Borjan and Kenny Stamatopoulos. FULL CANADA SQUAD

1- GK- Simon Thomas | NOR / Strommen
2- M- Fraser Aird | SCO / Glasgow Rangers FC
3- FB- Samuel Adekugbe | CAN / Vancouver Whitecaps FC
4- CB- André Hainault | GER / 1. FC Magdeburg
5- CB- David Edgar | ENG / Sheffield United
6- M- Kianze Froese | CAN / Vancouver Whitecaps FC
7- M- David Hoilett | ENG / Queens Park Rangers
8- M- Kyle Bekker | CAN / Impact Montréal
9- F- Marcus Haber | ENG / Crewe Alexandra
10- F- Simeon Jackson | ENG / Barnsley FC
11- M- Tosaint Ricketts | TUR / Boluspor FC
12- CB- Nana Attakora | USA / San Antonio Scorpions
13- F- Jordan Hamilton | CAN / Toronto FC
14- CB- Adam Straith | NOR / Fredrikstad FK
15- CB- Manjrekar James | HUN / Diósgyöri VTK
16- F- Lucas Cavallini | URU / CA Fénix 17- FB- Marcel De Jong | USA / Sporting Kansas City
18- GK- Milan Borjan | BUL / PFK Ludogorets Razgrad
19- M- Maxim Tissot | CAN / Impact Montréal
20- FB- Karl Ouimette | USA / New York Red Bulls
21- CB- Wandrille Lefèvre | CAN / Impact Montréal
22- GK- Kenny Stamatopoulos | SWE / AIK Fotbol 23- M- Marco Bustos | CAN / Vancouver Whitecaps FC 24- M- Manuel Aparicio | CAN / Toronto FC II
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