READ MORE: What Matt Turner and Takehiro Tomiyasu did after Japan vs USA as Arsenal stars shine in friendly "Thomas Partey has been replaced by Baba Idrissu," the official Ghana Twitter account tweeted 10 minutes before kick-off.
According to LondonWorld's football writer Rahman Osman, Partey picked up a knock during the warm-up. He tweeted: "I’m hearing Thomas Partey has pulled out of Ghana’s game against Brazil due to knock.
Was in the line-up to start but felt something during warm-up. Not the news Arsenal fans would like to hear. "Partey had been named as part of the Black Stars squad for their final preparations ahead of the World Cup despite missing four games in a row due to a recurrence of a troublesome thigh injury that has affected him ever since completing his £45m transfer in the summer of 2014.
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