Sporting activities Information of Friday, 24 May 2019
Previous Ghana captain Stephen Appiah thinks Atletico Madrid star Thomas Partey has the features to lead the region to AFCON glory.
The Black Stars have not received the continental showpiece in 37 many years right after last winning it in Libya, in 1982.
Soon after many unsuccessful attempts in latest times, Appiah- a member of the specialized team of the Black Stars- is self-confident Partey will be the distinction maker in the group.
“Every player’s aspiration is to enjoy in Afcon and Thomas Partey is not an exception,” Appiah reported.
“Partey is carrying out incredibly well and with his skills and what he can do on the discipline, he can assist Ghana go much.”
Ghana have achieved the finals three instances due to the fact 1982, dropping to Ivory Coast 2 times in 1992 and 2015 and all over again to Egypt in 2010.
Nevertheless, the 38-year previous thinks Ghana can gain the Nations Cup in Egypt.
“It’s heading to be an fascinating Afcon because we will be owning 24 teams take part rather of 16. That will make it hard and exciting,” he ongoing.
“For Ghana, we are heading to get it match immediately after match. All the international locations getting component are not pushovers and they will be incredibly prepared.
“We have our target likely to Egypt, and that is to earn, but we have to regard the nations who will be taking part.”
Ghana have been drawn in group F alongside Cameroon, Guinea-Bissau and Benin.