Daniel Amartey starts right-back when Dreams FC Milo’s Philimon Baffour fails to impress in training – Ghana Sports Online

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Leicester City defender Daniel Amartey will be assigned to Ghana’s right-back as the Black Stars face the Warriors of Zimbabwe in 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers at Cape Coast Stadium.

Since the regular Andrew Yiadom was absent due to an injury, the 20-year-old Philimon Baffour should conquer the place.

However, Serbian tactician Milovan Rajevac has chosen to bring the English Premier League star to the position instead of the Ghanaian Premier League player.

The situation has sparked debate among Ghanaian fans who believe that the U20 AFCON gold medalist should not be given future senior team calls if he is not ready to fight for the position on the team.

Meanwhile, youngster Abdul Fatawu Issahaku, who plays for Steadfast FC in Division One League, has convinced Milovan of his abilities and has chosen to use him in attacking midfield. He met twice during the Black Stars dismantle football intellectuals 8-0 in a training game three days ago.

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