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08.06.2017 League Report

Hearts midfielder Winful Cobbinah eager to cement his place in Black Stars

Sports Hearts midfielder Winful Cobbinah eager to cement his place in Black Stars
JUN 8, 2017 LEAGUE REPORT

Hearts of Oak midfielder Winful Cobbinah has set his sights on becoming a linchpin in the Black Stars.

The former Al Najran playmaker's scintillating performance for the Phobians in the ongoing Ghana Premier League earned him a place in coach Kwesi Appiah's 30-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Walias of Ethiopia as well as the double-header international friendlies against Mexico and USA.

Cobbinah, who is one of the nine local based players called up into the side, has vowed to do his best to become a mainstay in the side.

"Am very happy to be part of the team, it's an opportunity for me which I have to grab it," Cobbinah said.

"My relationship with the senior players is very good because they are always close to us [new players] and I am hoping for the best."

"Everybody is fighting for a place, l think l have to work hard to get a place in the team."

Cobbinah will hope to make his bow in the game against Ethiopia at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Sunday.

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