Gyan optimistic of Ghana returning to the World Cup

By Mutala Yakubu
Asamoah Gyan
Asamoah Gyan

Captain of the Black Stars of Ghana Asamoah Gyan is highly optimistic that the nation will to the World Cup after missing out on the 2018 edition.

Ghana missed out on being part of the five African countries currently playing at the World Cup.

'We went to the World Cup between 2006 and 2014 and so, it seems we are used to going to the tournament. But we did not make it there this time and everyone is gutted at that.

'But we are looking to the future because we have quality, young players coming through who also want to participate in the World Cup.

'We did not participate but life goes on. We have to stay focused and with the African teams in Russia well and then see what happens in the future.', Asamoah Gyan told BBC.

Asamoah Gyan has played in all of Ghana's three World Cups.

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Black Star players like Baba Rahman has admitted that the impasse between the Sports Ministry and the GFA during the qualification did not help the team Ghana qualify.

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