Black Stars training in Dubai ahead of Egypt fixture

Black Stars training in Dubai ahead of Egypt fixture

The Black Stars began training in Dubai on Tuesday with some fitness exercises ahead of their World Cup qualifier against Egypt.

Black Stars training in Dubai ahead of Egypt fixture

Black Stars training in Dubai ahead of Egypt fixture

Ghana will be hoping to secure an important away victory on Sunday to boost their chances of qualifying to a fourth straight World Cup appearance.

Egypt leads the group after beating Congo 2-1 whiles Ghana  drew 0-0 with Uganda in the first round of matches.

Meanwhile, the captain of the team, Asamoah Gyan has expressed disappointment at his inability to be a part of the squad that will play the Pharaohs.

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Asamoah Gyan got injured in a league match for his club last week, ruling him out of the contest.

The Ghana skipper visited the team at their training base in Dubai where Coach Avram Grant and his team are preparing for this weekend’s match.

Watch video of Black Stars training below:

Feels great to see my colleagues training here and as a captain, I needed to come here and support them because I live in Dubai.  I wish I could join them but unfortunately, I can’t due to injury”

“I feel bad because this particular game is key in the qualifiers. I was down when I suffered the injury because I was prepared mentally for this and before it happened,” he said.

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