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Sports News of Wednesday, 12 June 2019

Source: Footballmadeinghana.com

AFCON 2019: Musah Nuhu lauds Kwasi Appiah for Black Stars invitation

Crooked defender Musah Nuhu has lauded Ghana coach Kwasi Appiah for handing him his first national team call up despite missing out of the 2019 AFCON Tournament with injury.

The former New Edubiase and WAFA defender was one of the new boys of the team who earned their first call ups but sadly got injured during the Black Stars training in Dubai ahead of the AFCON.

Nuhu was ruled out of the tournament after picking a knee injury but has applauded Coach Kwasi Appiah for believing in him and inviting him into the national team.

“Thanks to Coach Kwasi Appiah for believing in me and giving me the opportunity to be in his team but unfortunately this happened,” he told footballmadeinghana.com

“I hope to get well soon and strong to play under him again to achieve some glory.

“He made my dream cone true and I’ll never forget that. I really appreciate,” he noted.

Nuhu also wished the entire team the best of luck going into the tournament.

“May Allah guide and protect the entire team so that we can achieve our aim. All the very best if luck to the team,” he added.

Nuhu had a wonderful season with Swiss Super League side ST. Gallen where he featured 14 times and grabbed a goal.

He also featured for the Ghana U23 side that defeated Gabon to set a date with Algeria in the final qualifier for the U23 AFCON.