Athletics Information of Friday, 28 June 2019
Dr Kofi Amoah, president of the Normalisation Committee (NC) of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), left Accra for Egypt on Friday afternoon to inspire the Black Stars ahead of their next group match in opposition to Cameroun on Saturday.
In a pre-departure interview with Graphic Sports On the internet, a self-confident-sounding Dr Amoah confident that he was going to Egypt to support the Black Stars to acquire the trophy.
“I’m likely to Egypt to guidance the Black Stars to carry the trophy household,” Dr Amoah predicted.
Dr Amoah jovially claimed the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) trophy slept with hiim in his bed room when Ghana hosted the match in 2008 and was, for that reason, acquainted with him.
“I slept with the trophy in my bed room when Ghana hosted the 2008 AFCON and that magnetic pull is heading to bring the trophy to Ghana,” he explained.
The GFA boss skipped Ghana’s opening match from Benin because of to the Normalisation Committee Tier 1 Distinctive Competitiveness ultimate amongst Asante Kotoko and Karela United performed at the Baba Yara Stadium last Sunday and other formal obligations at residence.
Ghana confront defending champions, Cameroun, in a have to-acquire face at the Ismailia Stadium at 5pm on Saturday.