We are grateful to all - GFA salutes Ghanaians for support in Central Africa Republic's victory

Published on: 11 June 2024

The Ghana Football Association has expressed immense gratitude to the football fraternity and Ghanaians at large for their support during the 2026 World Cup qualifying game against Central Africa Republic on Monday night.

Ghana cruised to a 4-3 win over the Wild Beats at the Baba Yara Stadium, courtesy Jordan Ayew’s hat-trick and a strike from Fatawu Issahaku.

The Black Stars are now top of the Group I table with 9 points after three victories and one loss in the ongoing FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

After the game, the Ghana FA gratitude to the leader of the country Nana Akufo Addo and his Dr Bawumia as well the Sports Minister and National Sports Authority for their support.

Additionally, the FA hailed Kumasi fans for the incredible support throughout the game as Ghana cruised to victory in the crucial game.

“We would like to thank the Government, President of the Republic H.E Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his Vice H.E Dr. Alhaji Mahamudu Bawumia, the Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon. Mustapha Ussif, our sponsors/partners and the National Sports Authority for their continuous support”

“The media was extremely vital as the undiluted coverage helped to secure the maximum points during Monday's match and for that we are grateful”

“We also want to recognize the incredible support of the Kumasi fans, the students and people from the other parts of the country who thronged the Baba Yara Sports stadium in Kumasi to support the Black Stars”

“The technical team led by Otto Addo, the Thomas Partey led playing body, the leadership of the Ghana Football Association, management of the Black Stars and by extension the entire GFA are extremely grateful for the massive show of love and support to the team despite the match being played on a working day”

“Finally, we would like to assure Ghanaians that despite the team will continue to leave everything on the pitch by fighting for the points in our remaining matches to ensure our qualification to yet another FIFA World Cup. God bless Ghana, and continue to make our Nation GREAT AND STRONG!!!”