Sports activities News of Thursday, 7 January 2021
Black Stars defender, Jonathan Mensah has reacted to the purported captaincy feud that exists in the senior nationwide soccer team.
Ghana in the past decade has been to the Africa Cup of Nations ultimate two times but has failed to acquire the trophy on each events making the nation wait around for 3 yrs with no a continental trophy.
This and other abysmal performances of the Black Stars particularly in the 2014 FIFA Entire world Cup and the 2017 and 2019 Afcon have been attributed to the alleged captaincy feud that ensued amongst former captain Asamoah Gyan and latest captain Andre Dede Ayew.
A identical rivalry was purported to have existed involving Abedi Pele and Anthony Yeboah.
Even though authorities and other players have denied the report of a captaincy feud in the camp of the Black Stars, Jonathan Mensah who is an integral member of the squad has said if not.
According to the Columbus Crew captain who has been missing in the Black Stars in latest instances, officials who are shut to the workforce can not continue to deny these studies when they know the captaincy rival is real and not a myth
“The simple fact that it comes out ought to explain to you that there is a thing like that there. This is mainly because if there is nothing, you won’t listen to anything and every single rumour they say comes with a particular iota of truth in it,” Jonathan Mensh told Saddick Adams Obama in an job interview on Accra-centered Angel FM.
“For us to do very well, we will need to be honest with ourselves mainly because we cannot continue to deceive ourselves that it is not occurring when we definitely know that it is taking place.”
“And you can’t address a issue when you have not admitted there is without a doubt a problem in the crew.”
Jonathan Mensah has manufactured 65 appearances for the Black Stars and has scored a objective.
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