Former Liberty Professionals and Ebusua Dwarfs head coach, J. E. Sarpong believes the Black Stars will win the 2017 AFCON for the incoming president Nana Akufo- Addo.
After 34 years, the Black Stars have failed to clinch the Africa Cup of Nations. The team came close of winning the trophy on 2010 and 2015.
Many have tipped Ghana to win the 2017 AFCON that will be staged in Gabon including former Nigeria international Austin J. J. Okocha and the controversial coach believes the Black Stars will play all out to win the AFCON for the incoming president.
“The expectations from Ghanaians are high and I wouldn’t be surprised if the Black Stars wins the 2017 AFCON in Gabon.” He told Asempa FM.
“The players love to play for the country all the time and I believe they will all their hearts out going to Gabon because the wind of change is everywhere.
“The players will not play for Avram Grant but they will play for the incoming president because they will be determined to make him proud.” He added.