Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu proved his versatility when he played at right-back in the last 20 minutes on his Turkish Super Lig debut on Friday evening.
The 27-year-old was switched to improvise in the role after the substantive right-back suffered cramps on the 69th minute.
Black Stars B will this evening hold their first and only training session ahead of Saturday’s Championship of African Nations qualifier against Burkina Faso.
Simon Aikins writes..
As a young lad growing up, I was always elated to watch the Ghana Black Stars play in the AFCON tournament.
Defender Daniel Amartey could miss Ghana’s upcoming friendly matches against the USA and Mexico, Ghanasportsonline.com has been informed.
Ghanaian duo Andre Ayew and Jordan Ayew could be excused from the Black Stars international friendly matches againsgt Mexico and the USA.
Players of the Black Stars B team have been released to join their respective Club’s ahead of this weekend’s MTN FA Cup round of 16 matches.
Black Stars B attacker Stephen Sarfo says there is lots of competition in the team.
Over 30 players are currently in camp hoping to make the final list for the upcoming qualifiers and WAFU tournament.
Black Stars B captain Daniel Darkwah is eager to lead the team to the 2019 Championship of Africa Nations (CHAN) tournament in Kenya.
Black Stars B assistant Coach Maxwell Konadu is impressed with the team’s progress so far.
The home-based Black Stars team are yet to taste defeat in any of their friendly games played.
The Ghana Football Association have showed appreciation to fans for turning out to support the Black Stars in last Sunday’s victory over Ethiopia in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.