Ghanaian teen defender Kwaku Oduroh put in a commanding display for Manchester City as the Citizens consigned Liverpool to a 3-1 defeat on Saturday afternoon in England.
City U18 manager Carlos Vicens named the dependable defender in his crack squad that took down the Reds on Merseyside.
Ghana U20 prospect Jarell Quansah played at the heart of defence for Liverpool.
On a bright morning on Kirkby, Liverpool enjoyed most of the early possession with City keeper Mikki Van Sas needing to be alert to produce a fine save from a Corness snap shot while Oduroh gradually calmed the nerves of his side who warmed themselves into the game as the tie wore on.
With youngster Gyabi Darko bossing the game from the middle City turned the heat on the Liverpudians as Oduroh goaded his City side to trouble their hosts from the back.
Kwaku has progressed through the academy from Under-9’s to the Under-18’s squad, signing as a scholar in July 2019. Primarily a right-back but also capable in holding midfield, Kwaku is a committed defensive presence.
The brave decisive midfielder is eligible to represent Ghana and possesses the requisite qualities to excel at top level.
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