Sporting activities News of Tuesday, 21 May perhaps 2019
Ghanaweb.com can ensure that President Nana Akufo-Addo has determined to again Black Stars mentor, James Kwasi Appiah in his determination to take the countrywide team’s captaincy from Asamoah Gyan and hand it to another player.
In accordance to our deep-throat resources, the President in a phone discussion was content with the clarification that was presented to him by James Kwasi Appiah and assured him (Kwasi Appiah) that he experienced the total backing of the Presidency and by extension the govt of Ghana.
We are explained to that the President was of the feeling that the head mentor reserves the correct to make these types of choices no subject how controversial.
President Akufo-Addo was on Tuesday, May well 21 compelled to get to out to the technological crew of the Black Stars, the Administration Committee, and the Normalization Committee of the Ghana Soccer Association as properly as the Asamoah Gyan’s camp to get an knowledge of the situations that led to the Gyan’s retirement from the nationwide team.
Gyan quit the group yesterday over a determination to strip him of the captain’s armband for AFCON 2019.
Gyan produced a statement late Monday evening recusing himself from AFCON 2019 around what he claimed was a choice by the head mentor to hand the captaincy to a different player for the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
Gyan, 34, explained he could not ‘pretend to be happy’ with the choice.
Kwesi Appiah is anticipated to title a provisional 30-male squad for his 3-week coaching tour of the Dubai, which will be reduce down to 23 in advance of the tournament kicks off on June 21.
Ghana are housed in Team F together with Cameroon, Guinea Bissau and Benin.