Asante Kotoko goalkeeper Danlad Ibrahim reveals he’s shocked to have earned an invite to Ghana’s senior group.
Only recently he gained the U20 Africa Cup of Nations, and now the 18-year-old has obtained a immediate reward for his good performances throughout the continental youth competitors in Mauritania the place he was adjudged because the goalkeeper of the match.
He obtained an invite on Tuesday, alongside Goals right-back Philemon Baffour and Steadfast midfielder Abdul Fatawu Issahaku who each additionally starred on the match. Like Danlad, Issahaku walked away from the championship with a person award as he was adjudged Finest Participant of the Competitors.
“I’m very completely satisfied. I do not even know what to say. I am speechless and shocked. May this be occurring? It’s so sudden, and I thank God and your complete Asante Kotoko membership for it,” Danlad stated on his membership’s official web site.
“It’s by no means simple to earn a senior nationwide group call-up at this stage of my life and profession and so you don’t take this frivolously in any respect. All I can say is Alhamdulillah. My household and my followers are all completely satisfied about this information.
“I all the time say that being on this nice membership is a superb pleasure. The problem right here is the most important anybody can get within the nation.
“You can’t be right here if you’re not good and so it’s onerous work all by way of. And the efforts you set in right here can open doorways for you outdoors.
“I work onerous day by day, hoping to get the chance to win one thing for the membership and the nationwide group every time I get the chance.”
Danlad was Ghana’s No.1 goalkeeper throughout the 2017 Fifa U17 World Cup in India.
Ghana’s senior aspect is presently in camp making ready for an upcoming 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying double-header in opposition to South Africa and Sao Tome and Principe on March 25 and 28 respectively.
The three new additions take the camp squad quantity to 27. China-based duo Mubarak Wakaso and Emmanuel Boateng are the one foreign-based gamers on the group.