Andre Ayew, Photo Credit: Getty Images
Ghana and West Ham striker Andre Ayew has said that Black Stars are confident of pulling off a win against Egypt in Sunday’s World Cup qualifier in Alexandria.
Ayew, is making a return to the team following an injury.
He will captain the team in the absence of substantive captain Asamoah Gyan who is also injured.
He said “It’s a difficult game for everyone. It’s difficult for us, it’s difficult for Egypt. We are playing in Egypt so they have the home advantage but we are Ghana, we need to do our job. We are going to try and make our nation proud.
The Black Stars want to keep their hopes of a fourth World Cup appearance alive should they win in Egypt.
They drew their opening World Cup qualifying match against Uganda in Tamale.
“Everyone wants to go to the World Cup so we need to take every game seriously and try and make it through.” Andre Ayew added.