Having featured solely at youth staff ranges for the English nationwide aspect, a switch to the Black Stars has been on the desk for some time as Nketiah has been approached severally about a possibility to star for the West African nation.
With the seemingly ageless Andre Ayew essentially the most prolific possibility upfront for the Black stars, Nketiah appears to be like poised to play greater than only a bit-part position in Qatar.
Another teenager anticipated to ditch Gareth Southgate’s England for Ghana is Chelsea prospect Callum Hudson-Odoi. The dynamic winger has been within the highlight because the FIFA U-17 World Cup in 2017, the place he and his teammates cruised to the trophy, whereas enjoying thrilling soccer.
Although his profession is but to hit the lofty heights anticipated 5 years later, it stays clear that the 5ft 10 winger is proficient and could be an asset to most groups. Recall that earlier within the yr Pulse Sports reported that then proposed Black Stars coach Chris Hughton spoke with Hudson-Odoi’s household on the possibility of representing Ghana.
With Three Lions’ probabilities wanting few and far between particularly with an damage which might doubtless rule him out till subsequent season, it is sensible that Hudson-Odoi makes this switch to the Black Stars.
The injection of tempo up high will likely be welcomed for Ghanaian coach Otto Addo and his crew, because the Black Stars won’t overlook how they struggled on the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) earlier within the yr.