1998 World Cup Winner Believes Ghana Can Reach the Final in Qatar 2022

1998 World Cup Winner Believes Ghana Can Reach the Final in Qatar 2022

  • France legend David Trezeguet believes Ghana has the team to go all the way to the final of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar
  • The 1998 World Cup winner and ambassador is in Ghana with the trophy for a two-day tour of the West African nation
  • Ghana qualified for the 2022 FIFA World Cup after edging Nigeria in the play-offs in March this year

Legendary France forward David Trezeguet is anticipating a Ghana versus France final at the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.

The FIFA ambassador is in Ghana with the World Cup trophy for a two-day tour of the African country.

In an interview with Tv3, the former Juventus player disclosed that Ghana has what it takes to make it to the final and will not rule out a possible clash with France.

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David Trezeguet has stated that Ghana can reach the final of the World Cup. Credit: @optus @GhanaBlackstars
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“Why not?," he answered when asked about a Ghana versus France final.

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"It’s possible [Ghana v France in the final]. The Ghanaian team and Ghanaian fans have the ambition of winning the World Cup. When I look at the Ghanaian group, it’s possible that they can qualify [to the next stage]. It is an opportunity for the players and the country to show their quality.
“I see that in Ghana there is a possibility [of reaching the final]. I know that this country has quality players. We see the capabilities of these crop of players. The Black Stars have already made the world cup three times. Definitely the final is a bit complicated.”

David Trezeguet won the World Cup with France in 1998 as a 20-year-old before making it to another final in 2006.

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Meanwhile, Ghana have been drawn in Group H alongside Portugal, South Korea and Uruguay in the upcoming World Cup.

World Cup trophy arrives in Ghana

Earlier, Sports Brief reported that the FIFA World Cup trophy has landed in Ghana for a two-day tour led by former winner David Trezeguet.

The trophy arrived on Saturday morning with the Sports Minister Mustapha Ussif and Ghana Football Association president Kurt Okraku receiving the delegation at the Kotoko International Airport.

In photos posted on social media, the golden trophy is covered in a glass case and well guarded by security.

Source: Sports Brief News