As the Black Stars heads into the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, former Ghana Football Association President Dr. Kofi Amoah wished the team well.
The biggest soccer mundial will kick start today, November 20, 2022, with 32 countries set to battle it out for the covetous trophy.
The Black Stars who are returning to the global showpiece after missing out in Russia 2018 has been housed in Group H against Portugal, Uruguay and South Korea.
Ghana will open their campaign with a clash against former European champions Portugal before taking on South Korea and Uruguay in subsequent games.
Dr. Amoah further praised the efforts of the Ghana FA President Kurt Okraku, the Executive Council and the Black Stars management committee for their organization of the team’s journey to Qatar.
The Ghana national team arrived in Doha, Qatar to begin their World Cup adventure in resplendent traditional smock which got the World talking about it.
“Kurt “Game Changer” Okraku and his GFA Board, Management, Technical team deserve our support and best wishes for our Black Stars to do well in Qatar. Special love n affection to the players. You’re our soldiers to the world of football in our drumbeats go far and far!!” Dr. Amoah wrote on his Twitter page.
The Black Stars having missed out in the last edition hosted in Russia in 2018 will be hoping to improve their performance in Qatar after exiting the group phase during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Only three sides from the continent have ever progressed to the quarter-finals; Cameroon in 1990, Senegal in 2002, and Ghana in 2010.
Ghana will be hoping to progress from the group stage at this year’s tournament.