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2021 AFCON: The objective is to play in the final - Boakye-Yiadom fired up for Gabon game

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Cup of Nations 2021 AFCON: The objective is to play in the final - Boakye-Yiadom fired up for Gabon game
JAN 13, 2022 LISTEN

Ghana striker, Richmond Boakye-Yiadom has said the team have moved on from their defeat against Morocco in their opener of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations [AFCON].

The Black Stars had an abysmal game against the Atlas Lions with Sofiane Boufal scoring a late against the West Africana side.

Speaking ahead of the Black Stars second group game against Gabon on Friday, the Beitar Jerusalem striker has said the agenda of the team is to get to the final of the AFCON.

Boakye-Yiadom added that his teammates are determined to record their first win against Gabon.

"Morale in camp is to get a win against Gabon, the agenda is to make sure we get to the final, the Morocco defeat is behind us now," he said the pre-match conference.

Black Stars tie with the Gabonese has been scheduled to kick off at 19:00 GMT.

Ghana are on a quest to end its 40 years AFCON trophy drought this year in Cameroon.

Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah

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