In training before the double-headed World Cup qualifier against Zimbabwe, however, they decided to turn things around a bit.
Arsenal star Partey decided to fight Amartey from Leicester City in a boxing duel, with loaned Chelsea defender Abdul Baba Rahman serving as referee.
In a hilarious duel, Amartey kept swinging while Partey fell comically to the ground as all three players burst out laughing.
Ghana will face Zimbabwe in Cape Coast on Saturday before heading to Harare for the second leg against the Warriors three days later.
The Black Stars currently occupy second place in Group G of World Cup qualifiers after winning against Ethiopia and losing to South Africa.
Milovan Rajevac’s side recorded a big 8-0 win against subordinate Soccer Intellectuals during a warm-up match on Wednesday.
The team scored four goals on either side of the half to create an overwhelming victory over their opponents.
Kamaldeen Sulemana scored twice within half an hour before the Black Stars went confidently into halftime with goals from Mohammed Kudus and Joel Fameyeh.
Fatawu Issahaku (doubles), Benjamin Tetteh and Yaw Yeboah all came along in the second half to add their names to the match report list.
Jordan Ayew, who started as a right winger, meanwhile failed to score and missed a penalty when he was given a glorious opportunity.
However, the Crystal Palace striker ended the game with two assists after setting up two of the goals against Soccer Intellectuals.