Ghana winger Mubarak Wakaso who also plays for Greek side club Panathinaikos F.C. has disclosed that the Black Stars team is not worried about bonus non-payment in their upcoming game against Rwanda at the Accra Sports on Saturday.
Wakaso who was part of the first training session on Tuesday at the Accra Sports Stadium also insisted that the most important thing for team is the support of Ghanaians and called on all Ghanaians to back them in the game against Rwanda.
The minister of youth and sports, Nii Lante Vanderpuye in an interview Graphic Sports revealed that the ministry is only ready to pay an amount of US$ 2,500 as winning bonus but the former Celtic midfielder believes that they are not worried about the issue of winning bonuses.
Speaking to the media, Wakso said, “We do not care about the bonus, all we need is for Ghanaians to support the team for us to win. The game against Rwanda is an important game for us.”
He also called on the nation to support the team on Saturday.
“You can see that we are all very focused and determined to do the job. All we want is for the nation to support us so we deliver for them against Rwanda.
“We want to maintain our momentum and continue our preparations for the World Cup Qualifier.”
Ghana lead Group H with 13 points with Rwanda and Mauritius in a distance second with 6 points.