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I if truth be told have never viewed antagonistic reactions devour what we skilled in Abuja – GFA President

by Good News

President of the Ghana Soccer Association (GFA), Kurt Okraku, says the Blacks Stars of Ghana had been subjected to very antagonistic treatments at some level of their World Cup Qualifier in opposition to the Immense Eagles of Nigeria in Abuja on Tuesday.

In maintaining with him, he has never viewed that stage of hostility at some level of his genuine profession.

Talking at a gathering with President Akufo-Addo on the Jubilee Home, on Tuesday, the GFA boss printed that despite the in unhappy health medication meted to his team, they still managed to weather via the difficulties and qualify for the mondial.

He therefore expressed optimism within the fortunes of the Dim Stars, as they put together for the World Cup in Qatar, this year.

“We travelled into the lion’s den. For those of you who had been on the Moshood Abiola Stadium the day earlier than on the present time, you’ll totally perceive what I mean by to play within the lion’s den. Within the morning earlier than the game, Mr. President, I did explain that our nation, our proud colours would maybe be defended vehemently by sixteen plus brave males. No longer eleven on the pitch.

Mr. President, I’ve never viewed a antagonistic atmosphere devour we went via in Abuja. I’ve never viewed, sorry however I’ll explain it here. I’ve never viewed match officers as antagonistic as we came across ourselves taking part in in opposition to the day earlier than on the present time. But the indomitable fighting spirit of the Ghanaian, led by an improbable technical team saved our hopes alive”, he explained.

A shot of the Dim Stars and President Akufo-Addo on the Jubilee Home on Wednesday.Kurt Okraku furthermore venerable the occasion to staunch his gratitude to the millions of supporters who cheered the Dim Stars to victory on Tuesday. In his appreciation, he extra noted the enhance from authorities to the Dim Stars. In maintaining with him, the courtesies and gestures from authorities have all culminated within the Stars’ qualification.

Talking to the team and somewhat a couple of officers on the Jubilee Home, President Akufo-Addo reiterated authorities’s enhance for the Dim Stars as they prepared for the occasion.

President Akufo-Addo, interacting with the Dim Stars on the Jubilee Home on Wednesday.In maintaining with the President, he is impressed by what has been flaunted to this level by the technical team.

“If the spirit that we have viewed in these two suits and stage of talents which have been demonstrated is saved together, the sky is the restrict. No topic that can furthermore be performed on our facet, authorities is prepared to boost and provide you with most agreeable and convenient background tools and sources to work with”, Akufo-Addo said.

He added that, “the relaxation is up to you. But what I’ve viewed, I do know that somewhat a couple of right things are ahead of Ghanaian football. Welcome to the seat of the presidency and I congratulate you on behalf of the 31 million other americans in Ghana for the tall feat.”

The President printed that the events that took plight after the match, indeed lisp that the Dim Stars had been in and out of the lion’s den. As a token of his appreciation, he made a donation of a Presidential Diary, to the captain of the facet, Thomas Partey.

Akufo-Addo said the Diary would maybe be given to the total visiting team, as effectively as to his ‘particular equipment’, to the team.

After Dim Stars’ victory, events at Moshood Abiola Stadium grew to turn into chaotic. Fans of the host nation ran onto the pitch, vandalising irrespective of property they would maybe also lay their fingers on.

They furthermore grew to turn into their fury to the Nigerian gamers, CAF officers, Dim Stars and their supporters.

But addressing the gathering, the Minister for Sports actions, Mr. Mustapha Ussif, said the senior national team showed togetherness at some level of the suits in opposition to the Immense Eagles of Nigeria on the Baba Yara Sports actions Stadium in Kumasi and in Abuja.

“Your Excellency, what we witnessed the day earlier than on the present time from the Dim Star used to be a lisp of brotherhood to war for a general cause. Within the face of adversity, the Dim Stars stood together, trusted in each and each other, lifted each and each other and within the slay, lifted the total nation.”

He furthermore venerable the chance to thank President Akufo-Addo for his enhance in the direction of the Dim Stars preparations for the World Cup qualification.

“I will preserve to thank you, your Excellency for your interior most dedication in the direction of this project and within the slay our qualification. You ensured that every financial and logistical need for the Dim Stars had been met. You opened your doorways to me with out hesitation and on all discussion in the direction of the Dim Stars.”

Head coach, Otto Addo, thanked his predecessors for the acceptable work performed and thanked all who helped in shaping the Dim Stars.

“There used to be a lengthy course earlier than, and C.Okay. Akornor is piece of this success as effectively as Milovan Rajevac and our captain Andre Ayew and somewhat a couple of gamers missing on the present time”.

In attendance on the meeting had been; Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, Minister for Adolescence and Sports actions, Mustapha Ussif, President of the Ghana Soccer Association (GFA), Kurt Okraku, and representatives of the media.

The Dim Stars arrived on the Kotoka World Airport the day earlier than on the present time evening.

Within the period in-between, the African groups who have booked a plight within the 2022 FIFA World Cup embody; Ghana, Senegal, Morocco, Tunisia and Cameroon.

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