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Sports News of Wednesday, 22 August 2018

Source: Ghana Soccernet

William Acheampong excited with Black Stars call-up

Royal Antwerp forward William Owusu Acheampong is delighted after receiving his debut Black Stars call-up.

The 28-year-old has been included in Coach Kwesi Appiah's 18-man squad for the forthcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations against the Harambee Stars of Kenya.

“I don’t know how to express it but I am really glad and delighted about my call-up for the national team. It has been a dream for a while. You know it’s the dream of every player to represent the national team so it is such a wonderful welcoming news for me, I am really glad and I thank God,” an elated Owusu told

”I think it’s God’s time, I am just happy to be in the squad and I also thank you all for following my progress over the years,” added the lanky striker.

Owusu has scored one goal in four appearances this season.

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