Sports Information of Tuesday, 14 May well 2019
The deputy coach of the Black Stars, Ibrahim Tanko has hinted that there will be a few surprises when the technological staff announces the preliminary squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations which comes off later on this calendar year in Egypt.
In accordance to Tanko, it will not be out of character to have a few wildcards, thinking about Ghana’s huge soccer talents scattered throughout the world.
Talking on the aspect-traces of the 2019 Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) Awards Evening previous Saturday, Tanko also suggested that there may possibly be a few of house-developed players who will get a chance to stake a claim for the AFCON.
“We (Ghanaians) should really assume a group that will assistance us to attain our purpose, and sure there will be a couple of surprises in the group which is typical. We need to also assume 1 or two area players to make the original 30 gentleman squad for the
teaching tour in Abu Dhabi,” Tanko advised pressman at the celebration.
The deputy mentor also verified that the Black Stars will have at least two welcoming online games ahead of the tournament kicks off on June 21 but refused to name which countries Ghana will perform in individuals friendlies.
He also revealed that the workforce will depart Ghana on Saturday, June 1, 2019 for the UAE and that the closing 23 person squad will be announced following the two pleasant video games.
The Black Stars are chasing a very first AFCON title in about three many years. The past time Ghana received the trophy was in 1982.