The Black Stars of Ghana will hold their first training sessionĀ at the Emir Sports complex in Antalya, Tuesday afternoon.

The four time African champions are scheduled to play the Eagles of Mali on Friday, October 09, before taking on 2022 FIFA World Cup host Qatar, three days later.

The match will form part of preparations of both countries ahead of the AFCON.

Ghana are currently leading the AFCON 2022 group F qualifiers with six points while Mali are topping group A with four points.

Coach CK Akonnor and his technical team are expected to start working with Samuel Owusu and Razak Abalora who travelled with the local contingent on Saturday. They include Baba Idrisu, Benson Annang, Kamaldeen Suleyman and Nicholas Opoku.

The rest are Gideon Mensah, Eugene Ansah, Emmanuel Lomotey and Lawrence Ati-Zigi.