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09.03.2021 Football News

I am ready Black Stars call up, says Black Satellites captain Daniel Afriyie Barnie

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Daniel Afriyie Barnie
LISTEN MAR 9, 2021
Daniel Afriyie Barnie

Ghana’s U-20 captain, Daniel Afriyie Barnie has expressed his readiness for Black Stars call up.

The Hearts of Oak forward led the Black Satellites to win the country its fourth U-20 Nations Cup title at the just ended U-20 Championship in Mauritania.

The budding attacker scored a brace in the final game against Uganda to help Karim Zito’s side win the prestigious trophy having also won the WAFU Zone B Cup three months ago.

”Sure I am expectant and ready for black stars call up, I am praying I get the chance because it has always been my dream and with the experience,” Afriyie told Oyerepa FM.

"I have garnered with the Under 20 tourneys I am sure I can do something for Ghana," he added.

Afriyie-Barnie put up a man-of-the-match performance in the final match against Uganda on Saturday night scoring in both halves to clinch the coveted trophy for the country.

Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah

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