Sporting activities News of Friday, 28 June 2019
Ghana are monitoring the exercise of captain Andre Ayew for Saturday’s Africa Cup of Nations clash, bu Cameroon winger Thomas Agyepong has been verified out of the fixture.
Ayew, scorer of Ghana’s initially objective in Tuesday’s 2-2 attract with Benin in the opening team video game, faces uncertainty more than his readiness for the match towards the Indomitable Lions.
Manchester Town attacker Agyepong, on the other hand, has no prospect of earning a second straight overall look at the championship, in Egypt following a premature 35th moment substitution in the 1st activity because of to a head harm.
“Black Stars captain Andre Dede Ayew and Thomas Agyepong sustained injuries for the duration of the Ghana-Benin opening video game last Tuesday at the Ismaïlia Stadium,” the Ghana Football Affiliation have announced by using their official web site.
“Both equally players were substituted as a precautionary measure.
“Additional health care take a look at reveal that Agyepong will not be out there for assortment for the Cameroon sport.
“Having said that the clinical team are checking Dede’s ailment and will suggest the complex staff regarding his availability based on how he responds to cure.”
Ayew, actively playing in his sixth Afcon, entered the history books on Tuesday as his target place him top as Ghana’s all-time top rated scorer at the tournament with nine targets.