Black Stars assistant coach Ibrahim Tanko has revealed the reason Jeffrey Schlupp was not included in the 21-man squad for next month’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Kenya in Nairobi.
Black Stars assistant coach Ibrahim Tanko has come out to reveal the reason for overlooking inform crystal palace winger Jeffrey Schlupp in the 21-man squad for Kenya clash.
Jefferey Schlupp scored for his side Crystal Palace on Matchday 1 as they beat Fulham 2-0 at Craven Cottage.
However, According to the Black Stars assistant coach, Jeffrey Schlupp plays as a winger at Crystal Palace, also there are many wingers at the moment which has led to his snub.
“Jeffery Schlupp is playing more offensive for Crystal Palace now but we felt we had enough wingers or wingbacks now so yes he is playing well but we will consider him for the future,” the Black Stars assistant coach said.
Defenders: Harrison Afful (Columbus, USA) Daniel Opare (Antwerp, Belgium) Kassim Nuhu (1899 Hoffenheim, Germany) John Boye (FC Metz, France) Daniel Amartey ( Leicester City, England) Andy Yiadom (Reading Football Club, England)