Sports News of Friday, 10 Might 2019
Ex-Ghana defender Samuel Osei Kuffour states the underdog position of the Black Stars could assistance them acquire a fifth continental title in Egypt.
Ghana are down the pecking get in relation to the tournament-favourites but that could play to their gain, suggests the previous Bayern Munich centre-again.
”I am on the lookout forward to the AFCON, but the most vital matter is that we go into it without tension. We are heading into the match with a no cost brain since we are not favourites,” he said.
”If you count about 5 teams that could get the tournament no 1 will point out Ghana. This is in which our possibility lies since we are heading into the tournament with a free of charge brain.
”We know that we are not going to deliver the cup so it could be a surprise. Soccer is comprehensive of surprises, nobody believed Cameroon would gain the competition two a long time back but they did.
”The perception in the country is lower regarding the Black Stars heading all the way to earn the cup, It could be a shock for all of us.”
Ghana should very first development from a Group comprising defending champions Cameroon, Guinea-Bissau and Benin.
The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations will operate from 21 June to 19 July.