Sports activities News of Friday, 7 June 2019
Austria-primarily based Ghana striker Samuel Tetteh has backed the Black Stars to rule the continent at the approaching Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
Mentor Kwesi Appiah’s outfit will be trying to get to incorporate to their 4 titles received in 1963, 1965, 1978 and 1982 when the match opens on June 21.
As aspect of their campaign, they will be participating in versus cup holders Cameroon, Benin and Guinea-Bissau in Group F.
“We have the squad to win the tournament and I will say we have a pretty fantastic squad,” Tetteh, a member of Ghana’s squad at the 2017 championship, advised Oman FM.
“It is not major names that win you a event.
“We [nonetheless] still have some significant names in our group these kinds of as [Andre] Dede Ayew, Asamoah Gyan and [Mubarak] Wakaso as nicely as some other young gamers who can earn you the trophy.
“I strongly consider Ghana can get this year’s event.
“I say so simply because we have to consider that we can gain the trophy and toss our assist at the rear of the team.”
Ghana, who came second at the Afcon in 1968, 1970, 1992, 2010 and 2015, are set to make their 22nd physical appearance at the showpiece.
In their last six outings, they concluded among the major four.
Tetteh, at this time on the books of LASK Linz on personal loan from Pink Bull Salzburg, has been snubbed for the coming tournament in Egypt.