The Black Stars lost 1-0 to Namibia in their first pre-AFCON friendly in Dubai.
FC Carl Zeiss Jena forward Manfred Starke scored the only goal of the match in the 35th minute .
In the second half, Coach Kwesi Appiah brought in a new set of players who pressured the Brave Warriors into conceding another penalty but midfielder Mubarak Wakaso missed from the spot.
The Black Stars will play South Africa in a final friendly on Saturday before leaving for Egypt.
Coach Kwesi Appiah is set to name his final 23-man squad for the tournament on Monday.