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Sports News of Saturday, 12 October 2019


Amazulu FC midfielder Samuel Darpoh set sights on Ghana call-up

Amazulu FC youngster Samuel Mensah Darpoh is eyeing a call-up to the senior national team, the Black Stars of Ghana following his impressive this season

Darpoh, who has spent the last three seasons with South African Premier League side, has been a key cog for the side and believes his performances merit a call-up.

Speaking to Platinum Sports, the 21-year-old who plays as a defensive midfielder for Amazulu says that pressure doesn’t get to him.

“I am feeling more South African now because it has been more than three years here and I feel so much at home here. I don’t feel the pressure at all," he said.

“Most of my teammates are mostly surprised I am yet to play for a national team and they jokingly ask me to play for South Africa. My coaches have also asked me a couple of times why I am not with the national team but I believe it is all about time”.

“I will welcome a call up to the Black Meteors.I will be more than glad to represent my country at any level I fall under”.