You are here: HomeNews2022 09 25Article 1629839

Sports News of Sunday, 25 September 2022


Southampton celebrates Salisu's Black Stars debut against Brazil

Mohammed Salisu tackles a Brazilian player Mohammed Salisu tackles a Brazilian player

Southampton defender Mohammed Salisu made his international debut for Ghana this evening against World Cup favourites Brazil.

The 23-year-old was introduced as a half-time substitute for the Black Stars for the friendly that was played in Le Havre, France.

Unfortunately for Salisu, his country already trailed 3-0 by the time of his introduction, with Tottenham’s Richarlison bagging a brace after Paris Saint-Germain defender Marquinhos headed the South Americans in front.

With no further goals in the second half, the centre-back did his chances no harm of earning a first start in Tuesday’s friendly with Nicaragua in Spain.

That will be Ghana’s last match before their World Cup campaign gets under way against Portugal on November 24th.

Join our Newsletter