Sports activities News of Friday, 7 June 2019
Ghana and Pink Bull Salzburg midfielder Samuel Tetteh has reported that owning big names in your team does not ensure you the AFCON title.
He mentioned this in response to a query that Ghana has no major stars heading into the tournament in Egypt.
According to him, the Black Stars of Ghana can however boast of seasoned gamers this kind of as newly appointed captain Dede Ayew, Asamoah Gyan and Mubarak Wakaso who have been named in the provisional squad.
“We have the squad to earn the event and I will say we have a incredibly fantastic squad. It is not about large names that wins you a event. We nevertheless have some huge names in our group this kind of as Dede Ayew, Asamoah Gyan and Wakaso as very well as some other younger players who can acquire you the trophy, he advised Oman FM.
Samuel Tetteh’s statement can be connected to the AFCON successful squads of Zambia in 2012 and Nigeria in 2013.
The 22-yr aged strongly thinks Ghana can split the 37-year jinx of not profitable the title in this year’s event.
“I strongly feel Ghana can acquire this year’s match. I say so simply because we have to imagine that we can earn the trophy and toss our assist driving the team”.
Ghana will get started their marketing campaign against Benin on June 25, 2019 at the Ismaili Sports Stadium.
The Black Stars will get on Namibia on Sunday June 9 in their very first worldwide friendly as they prepare for the match.