SV Ried defender, Kennedy Boateng has told Citi TV that he is confident of playing for the senior national team, the Black Stars of Ghana if he keeps his down and keeps working hard.
According to the 23 year old, he is unfazed by the level of competition within the national team at his position.
“They are very good defenders and most of them are my friends," he said.
“I can say that they are currently doing a good job and playing very well.
“I just want to have my chance in the national team and then we can start from there,” he stated.
The former West African Football Academy product has spent 3 seasons in the Austrian second Division and was recently rewarded with the 2nd best defender in the Austrian league award.
The 23-year-old has made 12 appearances for the league leaders SV Ried and will be hoping to soon return to action after a short spell on the sidelines.