Video: Ghana New Boy Ernest Numah Displays Incredible Dance During Black Stars Induction

Video: Ghana New Boy Ernest Numah Displays Incredible Dance During Black Stars Induction

Lukman Mumuni
June 18, 2023 at 10:29 AM
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  • Ernest Nuamah has been initiated into the Black Stars team
  • The teen sensation performed the customary initiation dance
  • Ghana will face Madagascar in Antananarivo on Sunday

Talented teen forward, Ernest Nuamah has finally been properly inducted into the Ghana national team.

The 19-year-old forward joined the Black Stars for the first time this week ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Madagascar.

Nuamah could make his debut for the four-time African champions in the penultimate Group E game in Antananarivo.

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Ernest Nuamah has performed his Black Stars initiation dance. Credit: @GhanaBlackstars
Source: Twitter

However, as custom demands, the FC Nordsjaelland winger had to perform the initiation dance.

In a video that has since gone viral on social media, Nuamah is seen displaying swift dance moves while his teammates cheered him on.

The youngster enjoyed an amazing season in the Danish Super Liga, earning him his maiden Black Stars invite from head coach Chris Hughton.

The Right to Dream Academy graduate scored 12 goals and provided 4 assists as Nordsjaelland ended the campaign in second place.

After the Nations Cup qualifier on Sunday, Nuamah and teammates Kamaldeen Sulemana and Ransford-Yeboah Konigsdorffer will fly to Egypt to join the Black Meteors team, as reported by

The Ghana U23 team are preparing ahead of the AFCON U23 championship in Morocco later this month.

Nuamah wins best player award

Earlier, Sports Brief reported that Ghanaian youngster, Ernest Nuamah celebrated his maiden Black Stars invite by scooping the best player award in Spring in the Danish Superliga.

The 19-year-old was voted the best player in the league by coaches following his outstanding displays for FC Nordsjaelland.

Nuamah, who has scored 12 goals this season, went from the sixth-best player in Autumn to being top in Spring.

Nuamah earns Black Stars invite

Talented young forward, Ernest Nuamah has been handed his maiden Black Stars call-up ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Madagascar in June.

Ghana's national coach, Chris Hughton included the winger in his 24-man squad for the penultimate qualifier in Antananarivo on June 18.

The Ghana U23 star has been in sensational form for FC Nordsjaelland in the Danish Superliga, earning him a place in the Black Stars team.

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Lukman Abdul Mumin is a Sports Journalist based in Accra, Ghana. He has been writing for the past five years. Lukman joined Sports Brief as an Editor for the Local Desk in 2022.