Former Ghana junior international, Ali Jarrah has urged Black Stars coach, Chris Hughton to win the 2023 AFCON as Ghanaians are yearning for the trophy.
Ghana last the AFCON in 1982 in Libya and come close to winning it twice in 2010 and 2015 in Angola and Equatorial Guinea respectively.
Ali Jarrah believes the time has come for Chris Hughton to lead the four time African champions to annex another title.
“Each and every tournament, automatically Ghana will qualify. When the draw is made, everybody knows Ghana will qualify.
“Ghana Egypt, Nigeria, South Africa definitely will be qualifying to play the tournament but Ghanaians are yearning for a cup, that’s all we are all hoping and praying for.
“We hope Ghana will excel at the 2023 AFCON tournament in Ivory Coast, that’s what we must pray for.
“Ghanaians are yearning for cup. We won the cup three times before Egypt, currently Egypt has won it for seven times.
“We can’t wait for the other countries to catch up with us, we must do something [and] that is why we have a younger generation coming up who will be itching and yearning to win the cup.” Ali Jarrah told Radio Gold Sports.