Athletics Information of Thursday, 20 June 2019
Normal Captain of the Black Stars Asamoah Gyan thinks the debutants in Ghana squad will enjoy a vital function at the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations.
Ghana has not received the AFCON trophy considering that 1982 but the Kayserispor ahead insists the present crop is properly put to conclusion the drought.
Samuel Owusu, Kwabena Owusu, Caleb Ekuban, Joseph Aidoo and Kasim Nuhu are the 5 debutants in Kwesi Appiah’s ultimate 23 guy squad for the event.
“It is an all-about workforce and these new boys are hungry and completely ready to make the nation happy. They confirmed some fantastic abilities towards South Africa and that is excellent for the group. We will support them with our encounter and we will see what happens” Gyan instructed reporters.
“The event will not be uncomplicated and it is for a longer time than in advance of. We will have to participate in about 7 online games and it will not be effortless. In addition, it will be scorching in Egypt in conditions of the weather.
“But we will make sure we press harder. We are about to conclude our teaching camp and we will be completely ready for Egypt. The admirers need to continue to keep praying for us and ideally, we will get there and do what we do best.”
The four-time winners have been drawn in Group F alongside defending champions Cameroon, Guinea Bissau and Benin.
Ghana will kickstart their marketing campaign in opposition to Benin on June 25, 4 times in advance of facing the Indomitable Lions.
The Black Stars previous Team match will be towards Guinea-Bissau on July 2.