Athletics News of Sunday, 16 June 2019
Asamoah Gyan has played down Ghana’s winless operate forward of this month’s Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt subsequent Saturday’s attract with South Africa in their final preparatory video game.
The 4-time continental champions shockingly dropped 1- towards Namibia in their very first pre-AFCON welcoming match played at the Jebel Ali Centre of Excellence in Dubai previous Sunday.
But the Kayserispor forward insists there is no trigger for alarm and is assured they will arrive at the event in fantastic form.
“We have been doing the job so tough for the earlier 10 days. The temperature is also not supporting but we nevertheless fighting, we pushing tougher and harder.
The tournament is a various ball entirely but we satisfied there is no personal injury in camp. We go in there with all the gamers ready for the event,” Gyan informed reporters in his put up-match interview.
Ghana are pooled alongside defending champions Cameroon, Benin and Guinea Bissau in Team F for the 2019 Afcon.
The continent’s flagship event begins from June 21 to July 19.