Andre Ayew has lauded Black Stars’ performance against the Ivory Coast yesterday, Saturday, June 12, at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium after the match ended a goalless draw.
The Black Stars captain Andre Ayew, also known as Dede Ayew, after the game praised his side’s effort against the Elephants of Côte d’Ivoire.
“Solid performance, tough game, we wanted to win at home but we didn’t get it. It was a 50-50 game but I think we showed a lot of determination, good play, they were very dangerous at set pieces but we were able to handle them”
“We are still progressing, but now we have to get ready for Ethiopia because that is a must win game,” he said.
Coach of the Black Stars, CK Akonnor, also praised the boys for playing very well.
He was asked if he is satisfied with the team for the 2020 AFCON which will be held in 2021, and he said the team has not been bad in their last two friendly games be the likes of Wakaso and co were not in those games.
Watch CK Akonnor and Andre Ayew interview after the match below;
The Black Stars will commence their 2022 World Cup qualifiers against Ethiopia in September this year.